Helicobacter

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Translingual[edit]

Helicobacter pylori
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Etymology[edit]

New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἕλιξ (héliks, something twisted or spiral) + βακτήριον (baktḗrion, small staff)

Proper noun[edit]

Helicobacter m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Helicobacteraceae — spiral-shaped gram-negative bacteria.

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