coccoid definition

  • adjective:
    • Shaped like or resembling a coccus; spherical.
    • spherical, formed like a coccus
    • spherical; like a coccus.
    • spherical; like a coccus
  • noun:
    • A coccoid microorganism.
    • anything with a coccoid shape.
    • An aggregation of spores associated with the blue-green alga Nostoc.
    • A spherical or ovoid bacterium.
  • others:
    • Berry-like; globular: put on microorganisms.
    • Resembling a coccus or micrococcus.

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