E. coli

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Translingual[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Wikispecies has information on:

Wikispecies

Wikispecies has information on:

Wikispecies

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈiː ˈkʰoʊ.laɪ]

Etymology 1[edit]

Abbreviation of Escherichia (genus of bacteria) + Latin coli, genitive of colum (colon)

Proper noun[edit]

E. coli f

  1. alternative form of Escherichia coli
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Abbreviation of Entamoeba (genus of types of ameobas) + Latin coli, genitive of colum (colon)

Proper noun[edit]

E. coli f

  1. alternative form of Entamoeba coli

Usage notes[edit]

  • See E_coli at Wikispecies for more.