Corynebacteriaceae


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Corynebacteriaceae

[¦kȯr·ə‚nē‚bak‚tir·ē′ās·ē‚ē]
(microbiology)
Formerly a family of nonsporeforming, usually nonmotile rod-shaped bacteria in the order Eubacteriales including animal and plant parasites and pathogens.
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