HyperDic: enteric_bacteria

English > 1 sense of the expression enteric bacteria:
NOUNanimalenteric bacteria, enterobacteria, enterics, entricrod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria
English > enteric bacteria: 1 sense > noun 1, animal
Meaningrod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria; most occur normally or pathogenically in intestines of humans and other animals.
Synonymsenterobacteria, enterics, entric
Member ofEnterobacteriaceae, family EnterobacteriaceaeA large family of Gram-negative rod-shaped bacteria of the order Eubacteriales
Narrowererwiniarod-shaped motile bacteria that attack plants
escherichiaA genus of enteric bacteria
klebsiellaA genus of nonmotile rod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria
salmonellarod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria
shigellarod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria
Broadereubacteria, eubacterium, true bacteriaA large group of bacteria having rigid cell walls

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