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bacille

 [bah-sēl]
bacille Calmette-Guērin (BCG) Mycobacterium bovis that has been rendered completely avirulent by cultivation over a long period on bile-glycerol-potato medium. See also bcg vaccine and BCG solution.

bacille

(bah-sēl´) [Fr.] bacillus.
bacille Calmette-Guérin  (BCG) Mycobacterium bovis rendered completely avirulent by cultivation over a long period on bile-glycerol-potato medium; see BCG vaccine.
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