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  1. bacteroidal, bacteroid, bacterioidal, bacterioidadjective

    resembling bacteria


  1. bacterioidadjective

    Resembling a bacterium


  1. bacterioid

    A bacterioid is a form of nitrogen-fixing bacteria such as rhizobium, that has changed in shape and size and become incorporated into the cells of a host plant as part of the process of forming a symbiotic relationship. They primarily exist within the root nodules of leguminous plants, where they assist in the conversion of atmospheric nitrogen into a form that the plants can use for growth.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bacterioid in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bacterioid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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