staphylococcal

(redirected from staphylococcally)
Also found in: Medical.

staph·y·lo·coc·cus

 (stăf′ə-lō-kŏk′əs)
n. pl. staph·y·lo·coc·ci (-kŏk′sī, -kŏk′ī)
Any of various spherical gram-positive parasitic bacteria of the genus Staphylococcus that usually occur in grapelike clusters and commonly cause skin infections such as cellulitis and impetigo and other infectious conditions and diseases.

staph′y·lo·coc′cal (-kŏk′əl), staph′y·lo·coc′cic (-kŏk′sĭk, -kŏk′ĭk) adj.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.staphylococcal - of or relating to the staphylococcus bacteria; "a staphylococcal infection"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.
Translations
staphylococcique

staph·y·lo·coc·cal

a. estafilocócico-a, rel. a o causado por estafilococos;
___ food poisoningintoxicación alimenticia por estafilococos;
___ infectionsinfecciones ___.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
Full browser ?