Myxobacteriaceae
Myxobacteriaceae \Myxobacteriaceae\ prop. n. A family of bacteria living mostly in soils and on dung; called also {Polyangiaceae}.

Syn: Polyangiaceae, family {Polyangiaceae}, family {Myxobacteriaceae}. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Myxobacteriaceae — noun bacteria living mostly in soils and on dung • Syn: ↑Polyangiaceae, ↑family Polyangiaceae, ↑family Myxobacteriaceae • Hypernyms: ↑bacteria family • Member Holonyms: ↑order Myxobacteria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myxobacteriaceae — Myxo·bac·te·ri·a·ce·ae tir ē ā sē .ē n pl syn of MYXOBACTERALES …   Medical dictionary

  • myxobacteriaceae — myx·o·bac·te·ri·a·ce·ae …   English syllables

  • family Myxobacteriaceae — noun bacteria living mostly in soils and on dung • Syn: ↑Polyangiaceae, ↑family Polyangiaceae, ↑Myxobacteriaceae • Hypernyms: ↑bacteria family • Member Holonyms: ↑order Myxobacteria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • bacteria family — noun a family of bacteria • Hypernyms: ↑family • Hyponyms: ↑Rhizobiaceae, ↑family Rhizobiaceae, ↑Bacillaceae, ↑family Bacillaceae, ↑Myxophyceae, ↑family Myxophyceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • family Polyangiaceae — noun bacteria living mostly in soils and on dung • Syn: ↑Polyangiaceae, ↑Myxobacteriaceae, ↑family Myxobacteriaceae • Hypernyms: ↑bacteria family • Member Holonyms: ↑order Myxobacteria, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Polyangium — noun type genus of the family Polyangiaceae: myxobacteria with rounded fruiting bodies enclosed in a membrane • Syn: ↑Polyangium • Hypernyms: ↑bacteria genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Polyangiaceae, ↑family Polyangiaceae, ↑Myxobacteriaceae …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myxobacterales — noun an order of higher bacteria • Syn: ↑order Myxobacteria, ↑order Myxobacterales, ↑Myxobacteriales, ↑order Myxobacteriales • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Myxobacteriales — noun an order of higher bacteria • Syn: ↑order Myxobacteria, ↑Myxobacterales, ↑order Myxobacterales, ↑order Myxobacteriales • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • order Myxobacterales — noun an order of higher bacteria • Syn: ↑order Myxobacteria, ↑Myxobacterales, ↑Myxobacteriales, ↑order Myxobacteriales • Hypernyms: ↑animal order • Member Holonyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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