Definition of Endospore-forming bacteria

1. Noun. A group of true bacteria.




Medical Definition of Endospore-forming bacteria

1. A group of rods or cocci whose taxonomic affinities are uncertain. They form endospores, thick-walled bodies formed within the vegetative cells of certain bacteria, able to withstand adverse environmental conditions for prolonged periods. (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Endospore-forming Bacteria

endosmoses
endosmosis
endosmosmic
endosmotic
endosomal
endosomally
endosome
endosomes
endosonography
endospore-forming bacteria (current term)
endospores
endosporia
endosporium
endosporous
endoss
endossed
endosseous
endosses
endossing
endostatin
endostea
endosteal
endosteal implant
endosteally

Literary usage of Endospore-forming bacteria

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1. Niosh Manual of Analytical Methods: Sampling and Analytical Methods for edited by Peter M. Eller (1994)
"Filtration techniques are used for the collection of certain fungi and endospore- forming bacteria that are desiccation-resistant. The sampled organisms are ..."

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