colicinogen

[kol-uh-sin-uh-juh n, -jen]

noun

any bacterium that produces a colicin.

Nearby words

  1. colibacilluria,
  2. colibacillus,
  3. colic,
  4. colic artery,
  5. colicin,
  6. colicky,
  7. colicroot,
  8. colicweed,
  9. coliform,
  10. coliform bacillus

Origin of colicinogen


Related formscol·i·ci·no·gen·ic [kol-uh-suh-nuh-jen-ik] /ˌkɒl ə sə nəˈdʒɛn ɪk/, adjective

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