Synonyms for sulphur bacteria |

Synonyms and antonyms for sulphur 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. sulphur (v.)

treat with sulphur in order to preserve


3. sulphur (n.)

an abundant tasteless odorless multivalent nonmetallic element; best known in yellow crystals; occurs in many sulphide and sulphate minerals and even in native form (especially in volcanic regions)


4. sulphur-crested cockatoo (n.)

white cockatoo with a yellow erectile crest


5. sulphur-yellow (adj.)

of something having the yellow color of sulfur

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