Student Dictionary

One entry found for bacillus.
Main Entry: ba·cil·lus
Pronunciation: bschwa-primarystresssil-schwas
Function: noun
Inflected Form(s): plural ba·cil·li /-primarystresssil-secondarystressimacr also -primarystresssil-emacron/
: any of numerous straight rod-shaped bacteria that require oxygen for growth; also : a disease-producing bacterium

Pronunciation Symbols