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Synonyms for bacteria

Noun

1. bacteria, bacterium, microorganism, micro-organism
usage: (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants
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