coccobacteria

coccobacteria

 [kok″o-bak-tēr´e-ah]
a common name for spheroid bacteria, or for various bacterial cocci.
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coccobacteria

(kŏk″ō-băk-tē′rē-ă)
1. Spherical-shaped bacteria.
2. Any kind of cocci.
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