Bacteria

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From Ancient Greek βακτηρία ‎(baktēría, rod)

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Bacteria

  1. In the three-domain system, a taxonomic domain comprising the single kingdom also called Bacteria, containing about 25 phyla.
  2. In the two-empire system, a taxonomic kingdom, within superkingdom Prokaryota: single cell organisms (the bacteria); once divided into the Archaebacteria and Eubacteria.

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