noun, plural ba·cil·li [buh-sil-ahy] /bəˈsɪl aɪ/.
Origin of bacillus
Words nearby bacillus
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Anthrax, or Bacillus anthracis, is spore-forming bacteria found in soil that most commonly affects cattle.
Might Stevens have encountered spores of Bacillus anthracis during a recent hike through woods in North Carolina?
Bacillus cuenoti Mercier, bactéroide de Periplaneta orientalis, à la morphologie d'une bactérie.The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches|Louis M. Roth
Cream ripened with common bacteria found in hay dust (Bacillus subtilis) gives a very undesirable flavor to butter.