βακτήριον

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Diminutive of βακτηρία (baktēría, staff, cane).

Pronunciation[edit]

 

Noun[edit]

βακτήριον (baktḗrionn (genitive βακτηρίου); second declension

  1. Synonym of βακτηρία (baktēría).

Inflection[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • New Latin: bacterium

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