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coccoid

 [kok´oid]
resembling a coccus.
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coc·coid

(kok'oyd),
Resembling a coccus.
[G. kokkos, berry, + eidos, resemblance]
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coccoid

(kŏk′oid)
adj.
Shaped like or resembling a coccus; spherical.
n.
A coccoid microorganism.
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coc·coid

(kok'oyd)
Resembling a coccus.
[G. kokkos, berry, + eidos, resemblance]
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coccoid

more or less spherical. Compare COCCUS.
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