Share this entry

Share this page

tubercle bacillus

Saltos de línea: tu|ber¦cle ba¦cil|lus

Definición de tubercle bacillus en inglés:

sustantivo

A bacterium that causes tuberculosis.
Example sentences
  • Tuberculosis is an infection caused by a germ called the tubercle bacillus or Mycobacterium tuberculosis.
  • Depending on concentration, iodophors have a wide range of activity against gram-positive and gram-negative bacteria, tubercle bacillus, fungi, and viruses and some activity against bacterial spores.
  • Prevention, through public-health measures, including antispitting ordinances and the disposal of infected milk and meat, became a first line of defense after Koch identified the tubercle bacillus in 1882.

Definición de tubercle bacillus en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Más sobre tubercle bacillus

Palabras cercanas

Más palabras en esta categoría

acid-fast botulism chloramphenicol cholera coccus

Traducir tubercle bacillus

al español
Palabra del día peart
Pronunciación: pɪət
adjective
lively; cheerful