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fusobacteria

[ fyoo-zoh-bak-teer-ee-uh ]
/ 藢fyu zo蕣 b忙k藞t瑟蓹r i 蓹 /
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plural noun, singular fu路so路bac路te路ri路um [fyoo-zoh-bak-teer-ee-uhm]. /藢fyu zo蕣 b忙k藞t瑟蓹r i 蓹m/.
rod-shaped, anaerobic bacteria of the genus Fusobacterium, certain species of which are pathogenic in humans.
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Origin of fusobacteria

<New Latin (1922), equivalent to Latin f奴s(us) spindle + New Latin -o--o- + bacteriumbacteria
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