peribacteroid etymology

English word peribacteroid comes from English peri- (Around or surrounding:. Near:.), English bacteroid

Detailed word origin of peribacteroid

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
peri- English (eng) Around or surrounding:. Near:.
bacteroid English (eng) (dated) A micro-organism such as a bacterium or yeast.. A bacterium of the species Bacteroides.. A symbiotic form of the nitrogen-fixing bacterium Rhizobia, or the root nodule that it produces. (biology) Resembling bacteria.
peribacteroid English (eng) Surrounding a bacteroid or bacterium.

Words with the same origin as peribacteroid

Descendants of peri-
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