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bacillus US English

A disease-causing bacterium

Bacillus in bacillus US English

A disease-causing bacterium

Bacillus in polymyxin US English

Any of a group of polypeptide antibiotics that are active chiefly against Gram-negative bacteria

colon bacillus US English

Another term for coliform bacterium.

tubercle bacillus US English

A bacterium that causes tuberculosis

Klebs–Löffler bacillus US English

A bacterium that causes diphtheria in humans and similar diseases in other animals

Bacillus brevis in gramicidin US English

An antibiotic with a wide range of activity, used in many medicinal preparations

Bacillus subtilis in bacitracin US English

An antibiotic typically used topically for skin and eye infections

Bacillus popilliae in milky spore US English

A bacterial disease of beetle larvae, including the Japanese beetle; the bacterium has been isolated and used in a commercial pesticide sold under the same name