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Related to Actinomyces bovis: lumpy jaw
a species of bacteria that causes actinomycosis in cattle; infection in humans is not established; it is the type species of its genus.
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Ac·ti·no·my·ces bo·vis(ak'ti-nō-mī'sēz bō'vis)
A species of bacteria causing actinomycosis in cattle; infection in humans is not established. It is the type species of its genus.
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A species that causes actinomycosis in cattle.
See also: Actinomyces
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