Nanobacterium Definition

nănə-băk-tîrē-əm
nanobacteria
noun
A calcified, crystalline particle smaller than 200 nanometers in diameter (the diameter of the smallest bacteria), hypothesized to be a self-replicating microorganism that can cause pathogenic calcification, as in arteriosclerosis and kidney stones.
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Noun

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nanobacterium
Plural:
nanobacteria

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