Main Entry:  nanobacterium
Part of Speech:  n
Definition:  a type of microorganism that is much smaller than normal bacteria, found in some living tissue and in rock; also called nanobe
Example:  Nanobacteria grown in the laboratory produce calcium phosphate formations, much like those found in kidney, gall, and bladder stones.
Etymology:  nano- + bacterium's 21st Century Lexicon
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