bacteriology


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bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy

 (băk-tîr′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
n.
The study of bacteria, especially in relation to medicine and agriculture.

bac·te′ri·o·log′ic (-ə-lŏj′ĭk), bac·te′ri·o·log′i·cal adj.
bac·te′ri·o·log′i·cal·ly adv.
bac·te′ri·ol′o·gist n.

bacteriology

(bækˌtɪərɪˈɒlədʒɪ)
n
(Microbiology) the branch of science concerned with the study of bacteria
bacteriological, bacteriologic adj
bacˌterioˈlogically adv
bacˌteriˈologist n

bac•te•ri•ol•o•gy

(bækˌtɪər iˈɒl ə dʒi)

n.
a branch of microbiology dealing with bacteria.
[1880–85]
bac•te`ri•o•log′i•cal (-əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl) adj.
bac•te`ri•o•log′i•cal•ly, adv.
bac•te`ri•ol′o•gist, n.

bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy

(băk-tîr′ē-ŏl′ə-jē)
The scientific study of bacteria, especially in relation to disease.

bacteriology

the branch of biology that studies and classifies bacteria. — bacteriologist, n.bacteriologic, bacteriological, adj.
See also: Bacteria
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bacteriology - the branch of medical science that studies bacteria in relation to diseasebacteriology - the branch of medical science that studies bacteria in relation to disease
medical specialty, medicine - the branches of medical science that deal with nonsurgical techniques
culture medium, medium - (bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms
Translations
عِلْمُ الجَراثيم
bakteriologie
bakteriologi
בקטריולוגיה
bakteriologija
bakteriológia
gerla-/bakteríufræîi
細菌学
bacteriologie
bakteriológia

bacteriology

[bækˌtɪərɪˈɒlədʒɪ] Nbacteriología f

bacteriology

[bækˌtɪəriˈɒlədʒi] nbactériologie f

bacteriology

bacteriology

[bækˌtɪərɪˈɒlədʒɪ] nbatteriologia

bacteria

(bakˈtiəriə) singular bacˈterium (-əm) noun plural
organisms not able to be seen except under a microscope, found in rotting matter, in air, in soil and in living bodies, some being the germs of disease. a throat infection caused by bacteria.
bacˌteriˈology (-ˈolədʒi) noun
the study of bacteria.
bacˌterioˈlogical (ˈlo-) adjective
bacˌteriˈologist noun

bac·te·ri·ol·o·gy

n. bacteriología, ciencia que estudia las bacterias.
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Moreover, the genomic revolution has caused a taxonomic revolution; this is specifically true for bacteriology.
in bacteriology from Indiana University in Bloomington in 1966 and also holds B.
in Bacteriology from Fairleigh Dickinson University and has attended senior management programs at Harvard and Stanford Business Schools.
Address for correspondence: Haruo Watanabe, Department of Bacteriology, National Institute of Infectious Diseases, Toyama 1-23-1, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8640, Japan; fax: +813-5285-1171; email: haruwata@nih.
Andrews has a master of arts degree in management from Central Michigan University, and a bachelor of science degree in bacteriology from the University of Florida.