Synonyms for anthrax bacillus |

Synonyms and antonyms for anthrax bacillus

1. bacillus (n.)

aerobic rod-shaped spore-producing bacterium; often occurring in chainlike formations; found primarily in soil


2. anthrax (n.)

a disease of humans that is not communicable; caused by infection with Bacillus anthracis followed by septicemia


3. anthrax (n.)

a highly infectious animal disease (especially cattle and sheep); it can be transmitted to people