Definition of Bacteria. Meaning of Bacteria. Synonyms of Bacteria

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Definition of Bacteria

Bacteria
Bacteria Bac*te"ri*a, n.p. See Bacterium.

Meaning of Bacteria from wikipedia

- Bacteria (/bækˈtɪəriə/ (listen); common noun bacteria, singular bacterium) are ubiquitous, mostly free-living organisms often consisting of one biological...
- Gram-negative bacteria are bacteria that do not retain the crystal violet stain used in the Gram staining method of bacterial differentiation. They are...
- gram-positive bacteria are bacteria that give a positive result in the Gram stain test, which is traditionally used to quickly classify bacteria into two broad...
- Pathogenic bacteria are bacteria that can cause disease. This article focuses on the bacteria that are pathogenic to humans. Most species of bacteria are harmless...
- Coliform bacteria are defined as Rod shaped Gram-negative non-spore forming and motile or non-motile bacteria which can ferment lactose with the production...
- Sulfur bacteria may refer to: Green sulfur bacteria Purple sulfur bacteria Sulfate-reducing bacteria Sulfur-reducing bacteria This article includes a list...
- Purple bacteria or purple photosynthetic bacteria are Gram-negative proteobacteria that are phototrophic, capable of producing their own food via photosynthesis...
- is a virus that infects and replicates within bacteria and archaea. The term was derived from "bacteria" and the Gr**** φαγεῖν (phagein), meaning "to devour"...
- Electric bacteria are forms of bacteria that directly consume and excrete electrons at different energy potentials without requiring the metabolization...
- Spiral bacteria, bacteria of spiral (helical) shape, form the third major morphological category of prokaryotes along with the rod-shaped bacilli and round...