Bacilli

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Translingual[edit]

Bacillus subtilis

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bacillus (rod).

Proper noun[edit]

Bacilli

  1. A taxonomic class within the phylum Firmicutes — the aerobic rod-shaped bacteria.

Usage notes[edit]

Should not be confused with the genus Bacillus.

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