Definitions for bacteroidˈbæk təˌrɔɪd
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a rodlike bacterium (especially any of the rod-shaped or branched bacteria in the root nodules of nitrogen-fixing plants)
bacteroidal, bacteroid, bacterioidal, bacterioid(adj)
A micro-organism such as a bacterium or yeast.
A bacterium of the species Bacteroides.
A symbiotic form of the nitrogen-fixing bacterium Rhizobia, or the root nodule that it produces.
alt. of Bacteroidal
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