Mycoplasma

A micro-organism intermediate in size between viruses and bacteria possessing many virus-like properties and not visible with a light microscope.

Mycoplasma

disease-causing agents similar to viruses.
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mycoplasma

A wall-less prokaryotic microorganism of the class Mollicutes.
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mycoplasma

[n] - the smallest self-reproducing prokaryote
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Mycoplasma

the smallest free-living micro-organisms
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Mycoplasma

Mycoplasma: The mycoplasma are a very large group of bacteria. There are more than 70 types. Mycoplasma hominis and Mycoplasma pneumoniae are among the dozen types of mycoplasma that occur in humans. Mycoplasma hominis is a common inhabitant of the vagina and can cause infections of the female and male genital tracts. Mycoplasma pneumoniae can infe...
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mycoplasma

noun any of a group of small parasitic bacteria that lack a cell walls and can survive without oxygen; can cause pneumonia and urinary tract infection
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mycoplasma

any bacterium in the genus Mycoplasma. The name mycoplasma has also been used to denote any species in the class mollicutes or any genus in the order ... [7 related articles]
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Mycoplasma

Type: Term Pronunciation: mī′kō-plaz′mă Definitions: 1. A genus of aerobic to facultatively anaerobic bacteria (family Mycoplasmataceae) containing gram-negative cells that do not possess a true cell wall but are bounded by a three-layered membrane; they do not revert to bacteria-containing cell walls or cell wall fragmen...
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Mycoplasma

An organism capable of causing mastitis.
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Mycoplasma

See Ureaplasma.
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Mycoplasma

A pathogenic microorganism that passes through bacterial filters but has certain features in common with bacteria.
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mycoplasma

These are a group of bacteria that have lost their cell walls.
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