borrelia definition

  • noun:
    • some of different irregularly coiled helical spirochetes of genus Borrelia, some species of which cause relapsing temperature in people, various other mammals, and wild birds.
    • any one of numerous helically coiled spirochetes, of genus Borrelia, a number of which cause relapsing temperature.
    • reason for e.g. European and African relapsing fever
    • any one of numerous irregularly coiled helical spirochetes of the genus Borrelia, some types of which cause relapsing temperature in people, various other mammals, and birds.
    • some of different helically coiled spirochetes, regarding the genus Borrelia, a few of which cause relapsing fever.
    • cause of e.g. European and African relapsing fever

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