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Meaning of "aspergillus" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD ASPERGILLUS

From New Latin aspergillum (from its similar appearance).
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PRONUNCIATION OF ASPERGILLUS

aspergillus  [ˌæspəˈdʒɪləs] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ASPERGILLUS

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Aspergillus is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES ASPERGILLUS MEAN IN ENGLISH?

aspergillus

Aspergillus

Aspergillus /ˌæspərˈdʒɪləs/ is a genus consisting of several hundred mold species found in various climates worldwide. Aspergillus was first catalogued in 1729 by the Italian priest and biologist Pier Antonio Micheli. Viewing the fungi under a microscope, Micheli was reminded of the shape of an aspergillum, from Latin spargere, and named the genus accordingly. Today "aspergillum" is also the name of an asexual spore-forming structure common to all Aspergilli; around one-third of species are also known to have a sexual stage.

Definition of aspergillus in the English dictionary

The definition of aspergillus in the dictionary is any ascomycetous fungus of the genus Aspergillus, having chains of conidia attached like bristles to a club-shaped stalk: family Aspergillaceae.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ASPERGILLUS


acidophilus
ˌæsɪˈdɒfɪləs
Angelus
ˈændʒɪləs
bacillus
bəˈsɪləs
cancellous
ˈkænsɪləs
eyeless
ˈaɪləs
hilus
ˈhaɪləs
killas
ˈkɪləs
lactobacillus
ˌlæktəʊbəˈsɪləs
malus
ˈmeɪləs
microvillous
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈvɪləs
microvillus
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈvɪləs
nautilus
ˈnɔːtɪləs
perilous
ˈpɛrɪləs
pilous
ˈpaɪləs
stylus
ˈstaɪləs
talus
ˈteɪləs
Theophilus
θɪˈɒfɪləs
thiobacillus
ˌθaɪəʊbəˈsɪləs
trochilus
ˈtrɒkɪləs
villous
ˈvɪləs

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ASPERGILLUS

aspergation
asperge
asperger
Asperger´s syndrome
Asperges
aspergill
aspergilla
aspergilli
aspergilloses
aspergillosis
aspergillum
asperities
asperity
aspermia
asperous
asperse
asperser
aspersion
aspersions
aspersive

WORDS THAT END LIKE ASPERGILLUS

actinobacillus
arillus
callus
Catullus
comma bacillus
gallus
lapillus
Lucullus
Marcellus
ocellus
phallus
pneumobacillus
pullus
pulvillus
streptobacillus
Tellus
thallus
Tibullus
tubercle bacillus
villus

Synonyms and antonyms of aspergillus in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «aspergillus» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ASPERGILLUS

Find out the translation of aspergillus to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of aspergillus from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «aspergillus» in English.

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曲霉菌
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

aspergillus
570 millions of speakers

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aspergillus
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Translator English - Hindi

Aspergillus
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

الرشاشيات
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Aspergillus
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

aspergillus
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Translator English - Bengali

aspergillus
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aspergillus
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Translator English - Malay

Aspergillus
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Translator English - German

Aspergillus
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Translator English - Japanese

アスペルギルス
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

아스 페르 질 루스
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Aspergillus
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

aspergillus
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

ஆஸ்பர்ஜில்லஸ்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

एस्परगिलस
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

aspergillus
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

aspergillus
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Aspergillus
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Translator English - Ukrainian

Aspergillus
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Translator English - Romanian

Aspergillus
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Translator English - Greek

aspergillus
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Translator English - Afrikaans

aspergillus
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Translator English - Swedish

Aspergillus
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Translator English - Norwegian

aspergillus
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of aspergillus

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ASPERGILLUS»

The term «aspergillus» is quite widely used and occupies the 49.256 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ASPERGILLUS» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about aspergillus

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ASPERGILLUS»

Discover the use of aspergillus in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to aspergillus and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Aspergillus: Molecular Biology and Genomics
In this book, leading Aspergillus researchers review and summarize the most important aspects of Aspergillus molecular biology and genomics. The book opens with a fascinating overview of the genus Aspergillus.
Masayuki Machida, Katsuya Gomi, 2010
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Identification of common Aspergillus species
This useful new book provides a morphologically based system for the identification of the more common Aspergillus species as well as several uncommon species, which the author has included to demonstrate the breadth of variability in the ...
Maren A. Klich, United States. Agricultural Research Service. Southern Regional Resource Center, 2002
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Aspergillus
This is the first compilation to focus on the biotechnological aspects of Aspergillus.
J. E. Smith, 2012
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Integration of Modern Taxonomic Methods For Penicillium and ...
Integration of Modern Taxonomic Methods for Penicillium and Aspergillus Classification brings together a collection of chapters from international experts in this field.
Robert A. Samson, J I Pitt, 2000
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A Study on Aspergillus Flavus
Technical Report from the year 2011 in the subject Biology - Micro- and Molecular Biology, grade: -, The University of Mysore (-), course: Biotechnology, language: English, abstract: Aspergillus flavus is the most widely known species of ...
Lisa Nathalie, 2011
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Aspergillus and Aspergillosis
In some centres, the condition has been recorded in more than 40% of patients dying with acute leukaemia. Laboratory diagnostic procedures are not always helpful and the diagnosis depends largely on clinical parameters.
Hugo Van Den Bossche, Donald W. R. MacKenzie, Geert Cauwenbergh, 1988
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Aspergillus: New Insights for the Healthcare Professional: ...
The editors have built Aspergillus: New Insights for the Healthcare Professional: 2013 Edition on the vast information databases of ScholarlyNews.™ You can expect the information about Additional Research in this book to be deeper than ...
‎2013
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Aspergillus Fumigatus: New Insights for the Healthcare ...
Aspergillus Fumigatus: New Insights for the Healthcare Professional: 2011 Edition is a ScholarlyBrief™ that delivers timely, authoritative, comprehensive, and specialized information about Aspergillus Fumigatus in a concise format.
‎2012
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The Genus Aspergillus: from taxonomy and genetics to ...
Agriculture, aflatoxins and aspergillus, biosynthesis of aspergillus, the molecular genetics of aflatoxin biosynthesis, aspergillus toxins in food and animal feedingstuffs, aspergilli in feeds and seeds, anti insectan effects of aspergillus ...
Keith A. Powell, Annabel Renwick, John F. Peberdy, 1994
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Aspergillus Fumigatus: Biology, Clinical Aspects, and ...
This book provides a comprehensive overview of the classical and molecular techniques used in the isolation, analysis, diagnosis, and the identification of potential virulence factors of A. fumigatus.
Axel A. Brakhage, Bernhard Jahn, Axel Schmidt, 1999

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ASPERGILLUS»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term aspergillus is used in the context of the following news items.
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Family of 22 year old woman receive settlement following death
Her condition then remained stable until 14 December when it deteriorated due to the onset of infection with invasive aspergillus. She died ... «Lexology, Jul 15»
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Evaluation of phytochemical content, antimicrobial, cytotoxic and …
... to the protocol reported by Duraipandiyan and Ignacimuthu [12] using Aspergillus flavus (0064), Aspergillus fumigatus (66), Aspergillus niger ... «BMC Blogs Network, Jul 15»
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Yamadanishiki Reigns Supreme Among Sake-Brewing Rice Varieties
Brewers mix the highly filamentous fungus kōji-kin (Aspergillus oryzae) with the rice to convert the starch into sugar. The porous shimpaku core ... «Nippon.com, Jul 15»
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Alltech features 15 research abstracts at 2015 JAM
Transcriptional profiles of adipose tissue from finishing beef steers fed diets supplemented with Aspergillus oryzae K. Brennan*, D. Graugnard, ... «All about feed, Jul 15»
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Gov't, landlords urged to control mould
Mycotoxins can produce fungal species such as aspergillus, penicillium, strachybotrys and so on that can cause illnesses in the indoor ... «BVI Beacon, Jul 15»
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Homeowners: Be on the lookout for mold
Aspergillus mold is the most common household mold found in almost any home or office, according to Centers for Disease Control and ... «Casper Journal, Jul 15»
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An overproduction of astellolides induced by genetic disruption of …
The filamentous fungus Aspergillus oryzae is an important industrial mold. Recent genomic analysis indicated that A. oryzae has a large ... «Nature.com, Jun 15»
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This Week in PNAS
An Imperial College London team describes a new double-stranded RNA mycovirus that it detected inside the pathogenic fungus Aspergillus ... «GenomeWeb, Jun 15»
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Cytosine-type nucleosides from marine-derived Streptomyces rochei …
Thenmozhi, M. & Krishnan, K. Anti‐Aspergillus activity of Streptmyces sp. VITSTK7 isolated from bay of Bengal coast of Puducherry, India. «Nature.com, Jun 15»
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Editorial: City must ensure safety
The contractor's report issued a day later showed that water loss fungi Penicillium/Aspergillus and Cladosporium genera were discovered on ... «Greenville Daily Reflector, Jun 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Aspergillus [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/aspergillus>. Aug 2020 ».
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