diplococcoid

dip·lo·coc·coid

(dĭp′lō-kŏk′oid′)
adj.
Resembling a diplococcus.
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Members of the genus Acinetobacter are described as gram-negative, strictly aerobic diplococcoid rods that are oxidase negative and catalase positive (1).