bacillary bacillary

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) relating to or produced by or containing bacilli
  2. (adj) formed like a bacillus

Usage(s):

  1. The bacteriophage of bacillary dysentery has been employed by the Oswaldo-Cruz Institute in Brazil to eradicate bacillary dysentery in that country.
  2. A high bacillary count, in turn, is almost always found to be associated with a high rate of decay.
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