- An infection caused by bacteria.
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Examples from the Web for bacteriosis
The walnut blight or bacteriosis is therefore to be figured with in planting the Persian walnut in the East.
Mr. McMurren has been saying a few words about bacteriosis in which he has not given us an impression of seriousness.
Bacterial diseases in the higher plants have been described, Bacteriosis in plants.