Definition of Bacteriocyte

1. Noun. (biology) A modified adipocyte, in some insects, containing symbiotic bacteria ¹



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Medical Definition of Bacteriocyte

1. A modified fat cell found in certain insects which contain groups of rod-shaped objects thought to be symbiotic bacteria. (09 Oct 1997)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bacteriocyte

bacteriochlorin
bacteriochlorophyll
bacteriochlorophyll a synthase
bacteriochlorophylls
bacteriocidal
bacteriocide
bacteriocidic
bacteriocidin
bacteriocin
bacteriocin factors
bacteriocinogen
bacteriocinogenic plasmids
bacteriocinogens
bacteriocins
bacterioclasis
bacteriocyte (current term)
bacteriocytes
bacterioferritin
bacterioferritins
bacteriofluorescin
bacteriogenic
bacteriogenic agglutination
bacteriogenous
bacterioid
bacterioidal
bacteriologic
bacteriological
bacteriological warfare
bacteriologically
bacteriologies

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