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coryneform

[kuh-rin-uh-fawrm]
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adjective
  1. having a rodlike or clublike shape.
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noun
  1. Bacteriology. any coryneform bacterium, especially a corynebacterium or propionibacterium.
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Origin of coryneform

First recorded in 1950–55; coryne(bacterium) + -form
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