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nitrite bacterium


from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Any of several nitrobacteria that convert ammonia to nitrites by oxidation. Also called nitrous bacterium.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of the nitrobacteria that oxidize ammonia into nitrites


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