vibrio
noun (plural -rios) Etymology: New Latin, Vibrion-, Vibrio, from Latin vibrare to wave Date: circa 1864 any of a genus (Vibrio) of short rigid motile bacteria that are straight or curved rods and include pathogens especially of gastrointestinal diseases (as cholera) • vibrionic adjective

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  • Vibrio — Vibrio …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vibrio — cholerae Systematik Domäne: Bakterien Abteilung …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Vibrio — alginolyticus Vibrio anguillarum Vibrio carchariae Vibrio cholerae Vibrio damsela Vibrio ordalli Vibrio parahaemolyticus Vibrio salmonicida Vibrio vulnificus Vibrio es un género de bacterias, incluidas en el grupo gamma de las proteobacterias.… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Vibrio —   [v ; zu lateinisch vibrare »schwingen«, »zittern«], Gattung kommaförmig gekrümmter, monotrich polar begeißelter, gramnegativer und fakultativ anaerober Bakterien; Vorkommen in Süß und Salzwasser. Vibrio cholerae, der Erreger der Cholera, bildet …   Universal-Lexikon

  • vibrio — Toda bacteria curvada y móvil, como las pertenecientes al género Vibrio. El cólera y algunas otras formas epidémicas de gastroenteritis están causadas por miembros de este género. Diccionario Mosby Medicina, Enfermería y Ciencias de la Salud,… …   Diccionario médico

  • vibrio — [vib′rē ō΄] n. pl. vibrios [ModL < L vibrare, to shake: see VIBRATE] any of a genus (Vibrio) of short, flagellate, Gram negative bacteria shaped like a comma or the letter S: one species ( V. comma) causes cholera …   English World dictionary

  • Vibrio — Vib ri*o, n.; pl. E. {Vibrios}, L. {Vibriones}. [NL., fr. L. vibrare to vibrate, to move by undulations.] (Biol.) A genus of motile bacteria characterized by short, slightly sinuous filaments and an undulatory motion; also, an individual of this… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vibrio — См. Вибрионы (Источник: «Словарь терминов микробиологии») …   Словарь микробиологии

  • Vibrio — Vi …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Vibrio — Taxobox color = lightgrey name = Vibrio image width = 240px image caption = Flagellar stain of V. cholerae regnum = Bacteria phylum = Proteobacteria classis = Gamma Proteobacteria ordo = Vibrionales familia = Vibrionaceae genus = Vibrio genus… …   Wikipedia

  • Vibrio —   Vibrio …   Wikipedia Español

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