pseudomonad
noun Etymology: New Latin Pseudomonad-, Pseudomonas Date: 1921 any of a genus (Pseudomonas) of gram-negative rod-shaped motile bacteria including some that produce a greenish fluorescent water-soluble pigment and some that are saprophytes or plant or animal pathogens

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  • pseudomonad — pseu·do·mo·nad (so͞o də mōʹnăd ) n. 1. Any of various gram negative, rod shaped, mostly aerobic flagellated bacteria of the phylum Pseudomonad, commonly found in soil, water, and decaying matter and including some plant and animal pathogens. 2. A …   Universalium

  • pseudomonad — noun bacteria usually producing greenish fluorescent water soluble pigment; some pathogenic for plants and animals • Hypernyms: ↑eubacteria, ↑eubacterium, ↑true bacteria • Hyponyms: ↑ring rot bacteria, ↑Pseudomonas solanacearum …   Useful english dictionary

  • pseudomonad — noun Any of many gram negative bacteria, of the genus Pseudomonas, some of which are pathogenic …   Wiktionary

  • pseudomonad — A vernacular term used to refer to any member of the genus Pseudomonas. * * * pseu·do·mo·nad .süd ə mō .nad, nəd n any bacterium of the genus Pseudomonas * * * pseu·do·mo·nad (soo″do moґnad) any member of the genus Pseudomonas. pseudomonal… …   Medical dictionary

  • pseudomonad — pseu·dom·o·nad …   English syllables

  • pseudomonad — pseu•dom•o•nad [[t]suˈdɒm əˌnæd[/t]] n. pl. pseu•do•mon•a•des [[t]ˌsu dəˈmɒn əˌdiz[/t]] mcr any of several rod shaped bacteria of the genus Pseudomonas, certain species of which are pathogenic in plants or animals • Etymology: < NL (1897); see …   From formal English to slang

  • Pseudomonas — Taxobox color = lightgrey name = Pseudomonas image width = 280px image caption = P. aeruginosa colonies on an agar plate. regnum = Bacteria phylum = Proteobacteria classis = Gamma Proteobacteria ordo = Pseudomonadales familia = Pseudomonadaceae… …   Wikipedia

  • Pseudomonadaceae — Taxobox color = lightgrey name = Pseudomonadaceae regnum = Bacteria phylum = Proteobacteria classis = Gammaproteobacteria ordo = Pseudomonadales familia = Pseudomonadaceae familia authority = Winslow et al., 1917 subdivision ranks = Genera… …   Wikipedia

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  • pseudomonas — noun (plural pseudomonades) Etymology: New Latin, from pseud + monad , monas monad Date: 1903 pseudomonad …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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