Synonyms for enteric bacteria |

Synonyms and antonyms for enteric bacteria

1. bacteria (n.)

(microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants


2. enteric (adj.)

of or relating to the enteron


3. enteric (adj.)

of or relating to or inside the intestines


4. enteric-coated aspirin (n.)

aspirin that is treated to pass through the stomach unaltered and to dissolve in the intestines