enterobacteria
enterobacteria enterobacteria n. pl. rod-shaped gram-negative bacteria of the family {Enterobacteriaceae}; most occur normally or pathogenically in intestines of humans and other animals; some, such as those of the genus {Erwinia}, are found in plants.

Syn: enteric bacteria, enterics. [WordNet 1.5]


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