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Definition of the noun botulinus

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noun - plural: botulinuses

  1. anaerobic bacterium producing botulin the toxin that causes botulism

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Google previewJournal of the American Medical Association (1922)

botulinus is a common inhabitant of the animal intestine. Graham, however, has reported finding B. botulinus, Type A, in the tissues of swine, and has ...

Google previewThe commonhealth (1920)

botulinus is a strongly proteolytic organism. Protein substances on which it is growing are digested and a strong putrefactive odor is given off. Gas which is usually produced is due to the presence of glucose or other fermentable sugars.

Google previewModern Veterinary Practice (1922)

The Bacillus botulinus is the primary etiological factor and the toxin formed by the organism is the immediate cause of the disease. The intensity of the disease depends upon the amount of the toxiu and the resistance of the individual.

Google previewAnnual Report (1921)

by United States. Public Health Service

botulinus is a common anaerobe in the mountain soil . Studies thus far completed indicate that several areas in the United States may ...

Google previewReport of the President (1922)

by University of California (System)

botulinus is a common soil anaerobe of the western States; it is less frequently encountered in the Atlantic States and is relatively rare in the Middle States, the Great Plains, and the Mississippi Valley. The organism is far more ...

Google previewThe Trained Nurse and Hospital Review (1921)

The bacillus botulinus is a spore-bearing organism, capable of resisting a boiling temperature (212° F.) for five hours. It has been demonstrated that, in order to kill it by sterilization, a temperature of 240° for forty minutes is.required. And along ...

Google previewThe New England Medical Gazette (1918)

The Bacillus botulinus is an anaerobic organism — that is, it grows in the absence of air.

The Bacillus botulinus is a spore-forming organism, but both the organism and its spores are not very resistant to heat, the spores being killed by ;...

Google previewColorado Medicine (1917)

The Bacillus botulinus is a large organism with rounded ends, and producing oval spores situated in the end of the organism. It has slight ...

Google previewAnnual report of the Surgeon General of the Public Health Service of the United States (1921)

by United States. Public Health Service

botulinus is an inhabitant of the virgin soil. It may be...

botulinus is a common anaerobe in the mountain soil . Studies ...

Google previewBulletin (1920)

by Chicago School of Sanitary Instruction

It is well known that ripe olive poison— ing is due to botulism resulting from contamination with the ba— cillus botulinus. The bacillus botulinus is a spore— bearing organism, capable of resisting a boiling tem— perature (212° F.) for five hours.

Google previewSouthern California Practitioner (1918)

The Bacillus botulinus is an anaerobic organism — that is, it grows in the absence of air.

The Bacillus botulinus is a spore- forming organism, but both the organism and its spores are not very resistant to heat, the spores being killed by ;...

Google previewAnnual Report of the President of the University on Behalf of the Regents (1922)

by California. University. Regents

botulinus is a common soil anaerobe of the western States; it is less frequently encountered in the Atlantic States and is relatively rare in the Middle States, the Great Plains, and the Mississippi Valley. The organism is far more ...

Google previewAlbany medical annals. Albany, N.Y. (1919)

The Bacillus botulinus is an anaerobic organism — that is, it grows in the absence of air.

The Bacillus botulinus is a spore-forming organism, but both the organism and its spores are not very resistant to heat, the spores being killed by ;...

Google previewScience Education (1922)

B botulinus is a strongly proteolytic organism. Protein substances on which it is growing are digested and a strong putrefactive odor is given off. Gas which is usually produced is due to the presence of glucose or other fermentable sugars.

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Nutrition and Good Health (2003)

by Robert A. Ronzio

botulism (botulinus poisoning) A rare though deadly form of food ...

Google previewThe encyclopaedia of municipal and sanitary engineering (1910)

a handy working guide in all matters connected with municipal and sanitary engineering and administration by William Henry Maxwell, John Thomas Brown

botulinus are sporulating organisms. Organisms deriving nourishment from living tissues are termed parasites in contradistinction to saprophytes ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of the Brain and Brain Disorders (2009)

by Carol Turkington, Joseph Harris

Treatment Options and Outlook Prompt administration of the antitoxin (type ABE botulinus) lowers the risk of death to 25 percent. The Centers for Disease Control in Atlanta, Georgia, is the only agency with the antitoxin; this is the agency that ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Infectious Diseases (2007)

by Carol Turkington, Bonnie Ashby

Botulinus food poisoning is caused by the ingestion of food containing toxins produced by this species. The spore's resistance to heat makes them an important cause of poisoning in improperly cooked or canned foods. In addition, the bacteria ...

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The value of this 9-letter word is 11 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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