Word:

Escherichia coli

Noun1.Escherichia coli - a species of bacterium normally present in intestinal tract of humans and other animals; sometimes pathogenic; can be a threat to food safety
Synonyms: E. coli
Pronunciation: (eh-shuh-RIK-ee-uh KOH-ly)

Bacteria that cause infection and irritation of the large intestine. The bacteria are spread by unclean water, dirty cooking utensils, or undercooked meat. See also Gastroenteritis.

E. coli, escherichia
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eschatologically
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escherichia
-- Escherichia coli --
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Eschrichtius gibbosus
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