Definition of 'bacillus'
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Dr White said there was no such disease as Reed Fever and that the illness was caused by a bacillus. THE MAIN CAGES (2002)Such is no longer the case since scientists came up with the agents to tame and destroy the tubercle bacillus. SAN ANDREAS (2002)Resentment spread through her body like a bacillus, colonizing and multiplying. DEATH AND TRANSFIGURATION (2002)
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Used Occasionally. bacillus is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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