salmonella

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Salmonella, named for its discoverer, Daniel Elmer Salmon.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌsæl.məˈnɛl.ə/
  • (nonstandard) IPA(key): /ˌsæməˈnɛlə/ (compare salmon)

Noun[edit]

salmonella ‎(plural salmonellas or salmonellae)

  1. Any of several rod-shaped bacteria, of the genus Salmonella, that cause food poisoning and other diseases
    Everyone got sick from salmonella in the undercooked meat.

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Finnish[edit]

Noun[edit]

salmonella

  1. salmonella

Declension[edit]

Inflection of salmonella (Kotus type 9/kala, no gradation)
nominative salmonella salmonellat
genitive salmonellan salmonellojen
partitive salmonellaa salmonelloja
illative salmonellaan salmonelloihin
singular plural
nominative salmonella salmonellat
accusative nom.? salmonella salmonellat
gen. salmonellan
genitive salmonellan salmonellojen
salmonellainrare
partitive salmonellaa salmonelloja
inessive salmonellassa salmonelloissa
elative salmonellasta salmonelloista
illative salmonellaan salmonelloihin
adessive salmonellalla salmonelloilla
ablative salmonellalta salmonelloilta
allative salmonellalleˣ salmonelloilleˣ
essive salmonellana salmonelloina
translative salmonellaksi salmonelloiksi
instructive salmonelloin
abessive salmonellatta salmonelloitta
comitative salmonelloineen

Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

salmonella f ‎(plural salmonelle)

  1. salmonella