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Helicobacter

See also: helicobacter

TranslingualEdit

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Wikispecies

Helicobacter pylori
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EtymologyEdit

From New Latin, from Ancient Greek ἕλιξ (héliks, something twisted or spiral) + βακτήριον (baktḗrion, small staff)

Proper nounEdit

Helicobacter m

  1. A taxonomic genus within the family Helicobacteraceaespiral-shaped gram-negative bacteria.

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