from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Shaped like a rod or staff.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Shaped like a rod or staff.
  • adj. Pertaining to, or produced by, the organism bacillus; bacillary.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Belonging or pertaining to the genus Bacillus.
  • Resembling in form a short rod or bacillus; bacilliform.

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

  • adj. relating to or produced by or containing bacilli
  • adj. formed like a bacillus


Latin bacillum little staff. (Wiktionary)


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