Coliform is defined as a type of bacteria that lives in the intestines.(noun)
A bacteria calledaerobic bacillus that lives in the colon is an example of coliform.
The definition of coliform is a bacteria found in the colon.(adjective)
A coliform count is a measure of how much fecal matter is in the water supplies.
See coliform in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: col(on) + -i- + -form
See coliform in American Heritage Dictionary 4
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