What does chlamydia mean?

Definitions for chlamydiakləˈmɪd i ə; -ˈmɪd iˌi

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. chlamydia(noun)

    a sexually transmitted infection caused by bacteria of the genus Chlamydia

  2. chlamydia(noun)

    coccoid rickettsia infesting birds and mammals; cause infections of eyes and lungs and genitourinary tract

Wiktionary

  1. chlamydia(Noun)

    Any of several common, often asymptomatic, sexually transmitted diseases caused by the microorganism Chlamydia trachomatis.

  2. chlamydia(Noun)

    Any of various coccoid microorganisms of the genus Chlamydia that are pathogenic to humans and other animals.

  3. Origin: from χλαμίδιον, from χλαμύς.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Chlamydia

    A genus of the family CHLAMYDIACEAE whose species cause a variety of diseases in vertebrates including humans, mice, and swine. Chlamydia species are gram-negative and produce glycogen. The type species is CHLAMYDIA TRACHOMATIS.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of chlamydia in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of chlamydia in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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