Definition of Ascococcus

1. n. A form of micrococcus, found in putrid meat infusions, occurring in peculiar masses, each of which is inclosed in a hyaline capsule and contains a large number of spherical micrococci.



Definition of Ascococcus

1. Noun. (biology) A form of micrococcus, found in putrid meat infusions, occurring in peculiar masses, each of which is enclosed in a hyaline capsule and contains a large number of spherical micrococci. ¹

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Medical Definition of Ascococcus

1. Origin: NL, fr. Gr. Bladder, bag + kernel. A form of micrococcus, found in putrid meat infusions, occurring in peculiar masses, each of which is inclosed in a hyaline capsule and contains a large number of spherical micrococci. Source: Websters Dictionary (01 Mar 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ascococcus

ascitic
ascitic agar
ascitic fluid
ascitic tumour
ascititious
ascitogenous
asclepiad
asclepiadaceous
asclepiads
asclepias
ascocarp
ascocarpic
ascocarpous
ascocarps
ascococci
ascococcus (current term)
ascogenous
ascogonia
ascogonium
ascolichen
ascoma
ascomata
ascomycete
ascomycetous
ascomycetous fungus
ascon
asconce
asconoid

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