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bacterium

see definition of bacterium
  • as inmicrobe
  • as inmicroorganism
  • as incell
  • as inferment
  • as ingerm
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Synonyms for bacterium

noun bacteria
  • bacillus
  • bacterium
  • bug
  • germ
  • microorganism
  • pathogen
  • virus
  • crud
  • plague

More words related to bacterium

cell

noun. smallest living organism
  • bacterium
  • cellule
  • corpuscle
  • egg
  • embryo
  • follicle
  • germ
  • haematid
  • microorganism
  • spore
  • unit
  • utricle
  • vacuole

ferment

noun. substance causing chemicals to split into simpler substances

germ

noun. microscopic organism, often causing illness
  • antibody
  • bacterium
  • bug
  • disease
  • microbe
  • microorganism
  • parasite
  • pathogen
  • plague
  • virus
  • what's going around

germs

noun. microscopic organism, often causing illness
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