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diplobacillus (dip loh buh SIL uhs) (s) (noun), diplobacili (dip" loh buh SIL igh) (pl)
Two short, rod-shaped bacterial cells linked end to end: Noticing an infection in her eye, Sharon went to see her ophthalmologist and learned that it was caused by diplobacili, tiny organisms which are parasitic and live on the mucous membranes.
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