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agrobacteria

[ ag-roh-bak-teer-ee-uh ]
/ 藢忙g ro蕣 b忙k藞t瑟蓹r i 蓹 /
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plural noun, singular ag路ro路bac路te路ri路um [ag-roh-bak-teer-ee-uhm]. /藢忙g ro蕣 b忙k藞t瑟蓹r i 蓹m/. Bacteriology.
short rod-shaped aerobic bacteria of the genus Agrobacterium, that cause plant diseases, as crown gall.
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Origin of agrobacteria

From New Latin; see origin at agro-, bacteria
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