diplococcic


diplococcic
dip·lo·coc·cic

English syllables. 2014.

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  • diplococcic — See diplococcal. * * * …   Universalium

  • diplococcic — adj. of diplococcus (type of bacteria) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diplococcic — adjective see diplococcal …   Useful english dictionary

  • diplococcus — diplococcal, diplococcic /dip leuh kok sik/, adj. /dip leuh kok euhs/, n., pl. diplococci / kok suy, see/, Bacteriol. any of several spherical bacteria occurring in pairs, as Diplococcus pneumoniae. [1886; < NL; see DIPLO , COCCUS] * * * …   Universalium

  • diplococcus — [dip΄ləkäk′əs] n. pl. diplococci [dip΄ləkäk′sī΄] any of a group of parasitic, spherical bacteria occurring in pairs, as the pneumococcus that causes lobar pneumonia diplococcal [dip΄ləkä′kəl] adj. diplococcic [dip΄ləkäk′sik] …   English World dictionary


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