Meaning of Bacterium

English: Bacterium
Bangla: জীবাণু, রোগজীবাণু, ব্যাকটিরিয়া
Hindi: जीवाणु, कीटाणु
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा

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Definition: 1

singular of bacteria.

Definition: 2

ubiquitous one-celled organisms, spherical, spiral, or rod-shaped and appearing singly or in chains, comprising the Schizomycota, a phylum of the kingdom Monera (in some classification systems the plant class Schizomycetes), various species of which are involved in fermentation, putrefaction, infectious diseases, or nitrogen fixation.

Definition: 3

the singular of bacteria

Definition: 4

a very large group of microorganisms comprising one of the three domains of living organisms. They are prokaryotic, unicellular, and either free-living in soil or water or parasites of plants or animals See also prokaryote