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Meaning of “bacteria” - Learner’s Dictionary

bacteria

noun [plural]     /bækˈtɪəriə/
very small living things that sometimes cause diseaseBacteria, moulds, germs and viruses
bacterial adjective made from or caused by bacteria: bacterial infections Bacteria, moulds, germs and viruses
Translations of “bacteria”
in Arabic بَكْتيريا…
in Korean 박테리아, 세균…
in Malaysian bakteria…
in French bactérie(s)…
in Turkish bakteri…
in Italian batteri…
in Chinese (Traditional) 細菌…
in Russian бактерия…
in Polish bakterie…
in Vietnamese vi khuẩn…
in Spanish bacteria…
in Portuguese bactérias…
in Thai แบคทีเรีย…
in German die Bakterien…
in Catalan bacteris…
in Japanese バクテリア, 細菌…
in Indonesian bakteri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 细菌…
(Definition of bacteria from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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