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Spanish translation of “bacteria”

bacteria

noun plural /bakˈtiəriə/ (singular bacterium /-əm/)
(biology) organisms not able to be seen except under a microscope, found in rotting matter, in air, in soil and in living bodies, some being the germs of disease
bacteria
The throat infection was caused by bacteria.
bac’terial /bækˈtiəriəl/ adjective (biology) relating to bacteria
Bacterial
a bacterial infection.
bacteriology /-ˈolədʒi/ noun (biology) the study of bacteria
bacteriología
the Department of Bacteriology at the University of Melbourne.
bacteriological /ˈlo-/ adjective
bacteriológico
the bacteriological analysis of water.
bacteriologist noun
bacteriólogo
Bacteriologists are studying the organisms that cause this disease.
(Definition of bacteria from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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