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Meaning of "diplococci" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF DIPLOCOCCI

diplococci  [ˌdɪpləʊˈkɒksaɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF DIPLOCOCCI

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Diplococci 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 DIPLOCOCCI MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Diplococcus

A diplococcus is a round bacterium that typically occurs in the form of two joined cells. Examples are gram-negative Neisseria sp., and gram-positive Streptococcus pneumoniae or enterococcus. Its name comes from diplo, meaning double, and coccus, meaning berry. In former times, a bacterial genus Diplococcus was recognized, but it is not used anymore.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH DIPLOCOCCI


abaci
ˈæbəsaɪ
assai
æˈsaɪ
bonsai
ˈbɒnsaɪ
cocci
ˈkɒksaɪ
Desai
dɛˈsaɪ
flocci
ˈflɒksaɪ
gonococci
ˌɡɒnəʊˈkɒksaɪ
Kasai
kɑːˈsaɪ
loci
ˈləʊsaɪ
Masai
ˈmɑːsaɪ
micrococci
ˌmaɪkrəʊˈkɒksaɪ
nisi
ˈnaɪsaɪ
Pasay
ˈpɑːsaɪ
Pegasi
ˈpɛɡəˌsaɪ
sai
saɪ
sey
saɪ
sigh
saɪ
sye
saɪ
tarsi
ˈtɑːsaɪ
Versailles
vɛəˈsaɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE DIPLOCOCCI

diplobiont
diplobiontic
diploblastic
diplocardiac
Diplock court
diplococcal
diplococcic
diplococcus
diplodocus
diplogen
diplogenesis
diploic
diploid
diploidic
diploidy
diploma
diploma mill
diplomacies
diplomacy
diplomat

WORDS THAT END LIKE DIPLOCOCCI

Amerigo Vespucci
Bertolucci
bocci
capricci
Carducci
Carracci
eleutherococci
Fibonacci
meningococci
pneumococci
Ricci
staphylococci
streptococci
Vespucci

Synonyms and antonyms of diplococci in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «diplococci» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF DIPLOCOCCI

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

Translator English - Chinese

双球菌
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

diplococos
570 millions of speakers

English

diplococci
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

diplococci
380 millions of speakers
ar

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مكورات مزدوجة
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

диплококки
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

diplococos
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

diplococci
260 millions of speakers

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diplocoques
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Diplococci
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Diplokokken
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

双球菌
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

diplococci
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Diplococci
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

diplococci
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

diplococci
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

डिप्लोप्काची
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

diplokoklar
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

diplococchi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

dwoinek
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

диплококки
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

diplococi
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

διπλόκοκκοι
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

diplococci
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

diplokocker
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

diplococci
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of diplococci

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «DIPLOCOCCI»

The term «diplococci» is normally little used and occupies the 140.141 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «DIPLOCOCCI» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «diplococci» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «diplococci» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

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

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «DIPLOCOCCI»

Discover the use of diplococci in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to diplococci and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Studies in Nutrition: The data of the physical, ...
Many short plump rods of the B. coli type; a few large diplococci ; a few long rods. Test Period. March 24 to June 27, 96 Days. Fresh Meats Plus Saltpeter. April 1, 1908. Levulose Broth Culture. Positive field. Small diplococci. Negative field.
Harry Sands Grindley, 1912
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Studies in Nutrition: An Investigation of the Influence of ...
Many small diplococci. Negative field. Many short plump rods of the B. coli type; a few large diplococci; a few long rods. Test Period. March 24 to June 27 , 96 Days. Fresh Meats Plus Saltpeter. April 1, 1908. LEvULosE BROTH CULTURE.
Harry Sands Grindley, Ward J. MacNeal, Illinois. University. Dept. of Animal Husbandry. Laboratory of Physiological Chemistry, 1912
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The Influence of sodium benzoate on the nutrition and health ...
Positive: A few large coccal bodies ; good many medium-sized diplococci; some bacilli of colon morphology; some bacilli longer and thinner than colon; a few long threads; a few bacilli resembling subtilis. Positive predominate. Positive: A few ...
Referee Board of Consulting Scientific Experts, 1909
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American Journal of Diseases of Children
Repobt 13,290. — Masses of Gram-positive bacilli. Some Gram-negative bacilli. No diplococci seen. In milk four hours. Masses of Gram-negative bacilli. Some Gram-positive bacilli. No diplococci seen. In milk eight hours. Masses of ...
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The Influence of Sodium Benzoate on the Nutrition and Health ...
Like last examination . . do Positlvofleld: Majority are medium sized diplococci; good many bacilli of aerogenes morphology', except that they are of medium length or short. Sept. 25 Sept. 29 Gram positive and negative about equal. Negative ...
United States. Dept. of Agriculture. Referee Board of Consulting Scientific Experts, Russell Henry Chittenden, John Harper Long, 1909
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The Philadelphia Medical Journal
In a number of cases cover-glass preparations were made from the serum in the vesicles, which showed diplococci in ten cases. Streptococci were associated with the diplococci in three cases, but never found alone. Streptococci and bacilli  ...
George Milbry Gould, James Hendrie Lloyd, 1902
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The Philadelphia Medical Journal: A Weekly Journal ... ...
In a number of cases cover-glass preparations were made from the serum in the vesicles, which showed diplococci in ten cases. Streptococci were associated with the diplococci in three cases, but never found alone. Streptococci and bacilli  ...
8
Anorectal and Colon Diseases: Textbook and Color Atlas of ...
The bacteria are Gram-negative diplococci with a typical coffee bean shape about 0.8 um in size. In the secretions from an acute infection, Neisseria gonorrhoeae are usually within leukocytes and paired, while non-pathogenic diplococci, such ...
Ernst Stein, 2003
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Infectious Disease: Clinical Cases Uncovered
A Gram stain of the CSF may show organisms, e.g. Gram-negative diplococci ( Neisseria meningitidis) or Gram-positive diplococci (Streptococcus pneumoniae). Whilst positive findings are diagnostic, negative findings do not rule out bacterial  ...
Hamish McKenzie, Robert Laing, Alexander Mackenzie, 2009
10
Manual of Tropical Pediatrics
The cocci are usually seen inside neutrophils (intracellular diplococci). Some cocci maybe seen outside the neutrophils (extracellular diplococci). The cytoplasm and nuclei of the neutrophils stain red. Gram stain is insensitive (40-60 %) in ...
M. Seear, 2000

8 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «DIPLOCOCCI»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term diplococci is used in the context of the following news items.
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Answer to November 2014 Photo Quiz
The Gram-positive, lancet-shaped diplococci observed in this specimen are characteristic of Streptococcus pneumoniae. A cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) specimen ... «Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Oct 14»
2
Misidentification of Neisseria polysaccharea as Neisseria …
Traditional identification of N. meningitidis relied on the isolation of Gram-negative diplococci with positive catalase and oxidase tests, which produce acid from ... «Journal of Clinical Microbiology, May 14»
3
Bucs bring infectious disease specialist to meet with players
Am I the only one who looked at the picture, saw Gram negative diplococci and giggled? yogiberra111 says: Oct 11, 2013 3:31 PM. This is ... «NBCSports.com, Oct 13»
4
New 'Live Vaccine' Combats Gonorrhea, Prevents Reinfection
This scanning electron micrograph shows Neisseria gonorrhoeae diplococci. Image credit: Charles Brinton / National Institutes of Health. «Sci-News.com, Sep 13»
5
Answer to February 2012 Photo Quiz
Answer: Paracoccus yeei. Paracocci are obligate aerobic, nonfermenting, Gram-negative cocci, diplococci, or coccobacilli that appear vacuolated or O shaped. «Journal of Clinical Microbiology, Jan 12»
6
The case of the gonorrhea-giving inflatable doll (aka the worst …
A urethral smear showed typical intracellular gram-negative diplococci, and a culture was positive for N gonorrhoeae. There had been no ... «io9, Jan 11»
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What's the Dx? Fever, stiff neck, lancet-shaped diplococci on Gram …
Editor's note: This monthly column serves to challenge pediatricians' visual diagnosis skills on infectious diseases and provide supporting ... «AAP News, Dec 10»
8
Liow: Meningitis outbreak under control
KUALA LUMPUR: The Health Ministry has given an assurance that the diplococci meningitis outbreak in Malacca is under control. The infection ... «Malaysia Star, May 09»

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