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Related / Similar Words: Bacillus, Bacilli, B, type B, group B, barn, bel, boron, atomic number 5, B-complex vitamin, B complex, vitamin B complex, vitamin B, B vitamin

 

Definition:
  • aerobic rod-shaped spore-producing bacterium; often occurring in chainlike formations; found primarily in soil;
  • the 2nd letter of the Roman alphabet;
  • the blood group whose red cells carry the B antigen;
  • (physics) a unit of nuclear cross section; the effective circular area that one particle presents to another as a target for an encounter;
  • a logarithmic unit of sound intensity equal to 10 decibels;
  • a trivalent metalloid element; occurs both in a hard black crystal and in the form of a yellow or brown powder;
  • originally thought to be a single vitamin but now separated into several B vitamins;

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    Hyponyms: Bacillus anthracis, anthrax, Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus globigii, grass bacillus, hay bacillus, Yersinia pestis, choline, inositol, pantothenic acid, pantothen, vitamin B1, thiamine, thiamin, aneurin, antiberiberi factor, vitamin B12, cobalamin, cyanocobalamin, antipernicious anemia factor, vitamin B2, vitamin G, riboflavin, lactoflavin, ovoflavin, hepatoflavin, vitamin B6, pyridoxine, pyridoxal, pyridoxamine, adermin, vitamin Bc, vitamin M, folate, folic acid, folacin, pteroylglutamic acid, pteroylmonoglutamic acid, niacin, nicotinic acid, biotin, vitamin H

     

    Substance Meronyms: kernite, borax

     

    Member Meronyms: genus Bacillus, Roman alphabet, Latin alphabet

     

     
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