anaerobic

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filamentous anaerobic bacteria Actinomycetaceae , family Actinomycetaceae
type genus of Bacteroidaceae; genus of Gram-negative rodlike anaerobic bacteria producing no endospores and no pigment and living in the gut of man and animals Bacteroides , genus Bacteroides
any of several neurotoxins that are produced by the anaerobic bacterium Clostridium botulinum; causes muscle paralysis botulinum toxin
anaerobic bacterium producing botulin the toxin that causes botulism botulinum , botulinus , Clostridium botulinum
anaerobic Gram-positive rod bacterium that produces epsilon toxin; can be used as a bioweapon clostridium perfringens
process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances; especially, the anaerobic breakdown of sugar into alcohol ferment , fermentation , fermenting , zymolysis , zymosis
anaerobic or micro-aerophilic rod-shaped or spindle-shaped saprophytes; nearly cosmopolitan in soil, animal intestines, and dung genus Clostridium
type genus of Treponemataceae: anaerobic spirochetes with an undulating rigid body; parasitic in warm-blooded animals genus Treponema
archaebacteria found in anaerobic environments such as animal intestinal tracts or sediments or sewage and capable of producing methane; a source of natural gas methanogen
bacteria, sewage tank in which waste is decomposed by anaerobic septic tank
sewage-disposal tank in which anaerobic bacteria decompose the material septic tank
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