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Related to genus Lactobacillus: genus Mycobacterium, genus Clostridium, genus Staphylococcus, genus Streptococcus
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|Noun||1.||genus Lactobacillus - type genus of the family Lactobacillaceae|
bacteria genus - a genus of bacteria
family Lactobacillaceae, family Lactobacteriaceae, Lactobacillaceae, Lactobacteriaceae - lactic acid bacteria and important pathogens; bacteria that ferment carbohydrates chiefly into lactic acid
lactobacillus - a Gram-positive rod-shaped bacterium that produces lactic acid (especially in milk)