What does bacteroid mean?

Definitions for bacteroidˈbæk təˌrɔɪd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bacteroid(adj)

    a rodlike bacterium (especially any of the rod-shaped or branched bacteria in the root nodules of nitrogen-fixing plants)

  2. bacteroidal, bacteroid, bacterioidal, bacterioid(adj)

    resembling bacteria


  1. bacteroid(Noun)

    A micro-organism such as a bacterium or yeast.

  2. bacteroid(Noun)

    A bacterium of the species Bacteroides.

  3. bacteroid(Noun)

    A symbiotic form of the nitrogen-fixing bacterium Rhizobia, or the root nodule that it produces.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bacteroid(adj)

    alt. of Bacteroidal


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bacteroid in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bacteroid in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

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