Definitions for STAPHstæf

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. staphylococcus, staphylococci, staph(noun)

    spherical Gram-positive parasitic bacteria that tend to form irregular colonies; some cause boils or septicemia or infections


  1. staph(Noun)

    Staphylococcus bacteria and its infection.

  2. Origin: From staphylo + coccus

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Jo Gilchrist:

    My friend did have a staph infection on her face, and I was using her brush just before. I had no idea that could even happen. I used to share with my friends all the time.

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