typhoid bacillus


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Noun1.typhoid bacillus - a form of salmonella that causes typhoid fevertyphoid bacillus - a form of salmonella that causes typhoid fever
salmonella - rod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria; cause typhoid fever and food poisoning; can be used as a bioweapon
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But currently with the misuse of these antibiotics, typhoid bacillus has developed resistance making these antibiotics ineffective and thus requiring the use of second generation quinolones, at the cost of hundreds of rupees.
Typhoid bacillus was rather beautiful: a colony of the bacilli reminded me of a group of pearls.