Pseudomonas mallei


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Pseudomonas mallei

[‚süd·ə‚mōn·əs ′mal·ē‚ī]
(microbiology)
A mammalian parasite that is the causative agent of glanders, an infectious disease of horses that is occasionally transmitted to humans by direct contact.
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