[ an-thruh-koid ]
/ ˈæn θrəˌkɔɪd /
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resembling coal or charcoal; carbonlike.
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A fortnight afterwards the fifty sheep were inoculated with the most virulent anthracoid microbe (or germ).
British Dictionary definitions for anthracoid
/ (ˈænθrəˌkɔɪd) /
resembling carbon, coal, or charcoal
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Medical definitions for anthracoid
[ ăn′thrə-koid′ ]
Characteristic of or resembling a carbuncle or cutaneous anthrax.
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