Spirobacteria
Spirillum Spi*ril"lum, n. [NL., dim. of L. spira a coil.] (Biol.) A genus of common motile micro["o]rganisms ({Spirobacteria}) having the form of spiral-shaped filaments. One species is said to be the cause of relapsing fever. [1913 Webster]

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  • Spirobacteria — Spi ro*bac*te ri*a, n. pl.; sing. {Spirobacterium}. [NL. See 4th {Spire}, and {Bacterium}.] (Biol.) See the Note under {Microbacteria}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spirobacterium — Spirobacteria Spi ro*bac*te ri*a, n. pl.; sing. {Spirobacterium}. [NL. See 4th {Spire}, and {Bacterium}.] (Biol.) See the Note under {Microbacteria}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Microbacteria — Mi cro*bac*te ri*a, n. pl. [NL. See {Micro }, and {Bacterium}.] (Biol.) In the classification of Cohn, one of the four tribes of Bacteria. [1913 Webster] Note: In this classification bacteria are divided into four tribes: 1. {Spherobacteria}, or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spirillum — Spi*ril lum, n. [NL., dim. of L. spira a coil.] (Biol.) A genus of common motile micro[ o]rganisms ({Spirobacteria}) having the form of spiral shaped filaments. One species is said to be the cause of relapsing fever. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spirochaeta — Spi ro*ch[ae] ta, Spirochaete Spi ro*ch[ae] te, n. [L. spira a coil + Gr. ??? hair.] (Biol.) A genus of Spirobacteria similar to Spirillum, but distinguished by its motility. One species, the {Spiroch[ae]te Obermeyeri}, is supposed to be the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spirochaete — Spirochaeta Spi ro*ch[ae] ta, Spirochaete Spi ro*ch[ae] te, n. [L. spira a coil + Gr. ??? hair.] (Biol.) A genus of Spirobacteria similar to Spirillum, but distinguished by its motility. One species, the {Spiroch[ae]te Obermeyeri}, is supposed to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Spirochaete Obermeyeri — Spirochaeta Spi ro*ch[ae] ta, Spirochaete Spi ro*ch[ae] te, n. [L. spira a coil + Gr. ??? hair.] (Biol.) A genus of Spirobacteria similar to Spirillum, but distinguished by its motility. One species, the {Spiroch[ae]te Obermeyeri}, is supposed to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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