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|Noun||1.||genus Xanthomonas - a genus of bacteria similar to Pseudomonas but producing a yellow pigment that is not soluble in water|
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
family Pseudomonodaceae, Pseudomonodaceae - rod-shaped Gram-negative bacteria; include important plant and animal pathogens
xanthomonad - bacteria producing yellow non-water-soluble pigments; some pathogenic for plants