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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. bacteria that form colonies in self-produced slime; inhabit moist soils or decaying plant matter or animal waste;
[syn: myxobacteria, myxobacterium, myxobacter, gliding bacteria, slime bacteria]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

myxobacterium \myxobacterium\ n.; pl. myxobacteria. A type of bacteria that form colonies in self-produced slime; they inhabit moist soils or decaying plant matter or animal waste. Syn: myxobacterium, myxobacter, gliding bacteria, slime bacteria. [WordNet 1.5]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

myxobacteria n 1: bacteria that form colonies in self-produced slime; inhabit moist soils or decaying plant matter or animal waste [syn: myxobacteria, myxobacterium, myxobacter, gliding bacteria, slime bacteria]