pus-forming bacteria


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Noun1.pus-forming bacteria - bacteria that produce pus
bacteria, bacterium - (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants
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This study investigated the antibiotic activity of malunggay against the pus-forming bacteria, Staphylococcus aureus that are the common cause of wound infections in the community.