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Synonyms for bacteroid

Noun

1. bacteroid, bacteria, bacterium
usage: a rodlike bacterium (especially any of the rod-shaped or branched bacteria in the root nodules of nitrogen-fixing plants)

Adjective

1. bacteroidal, bacteroid, bacterioidal, bacterioid
usage: resembling bacteria
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