Words containing coccu

6 letter words containing coccu

  • coccus — any spherical or nearly spherical bacterium, such as a staphylococcus

7 letter words containing coccu

10 letter words containing coccu

  • ascococcus — (biology) A form of micrococcus, found in putrid meat infusions, occurring in peculiar masses, each of which is enclosed in a hyaline capsule and contains a large number of spherical micrococci.
  • cytococcus — (biology) The nucleus of the cytula or parent cell.
  • gonococcus — the bacterium Neisseria gonorrhoeae, causing gonorrhea.

11 letter words containing coccu

  • diplococcus — any of several spherical bacteria occurring in pairs, as Diplococcus pneumoniae.
  • micrococcus — any spherical bacterium of the genus Micrococcus, occurring in irregular masses, many species of which are pigmented and are saprophytic or parasitic.
  • pediococcus — any of several spherical, facultatively anaerobic bacteria of the genus Pediococcus, producing acid and clouding in beer and wort.
  • tetracoccus — a spherical bacterium occurring in square groups of four.

12 letter words containing coccu

  • cryptococcus — any fungus of the genus Cryptococcus, some of which cause disease in animals and humans
  • echinococcus — any of a number of tapeworms of the genus Echinococcus whose larvae are parasitic in humans and domestic animals.
  • enterococcus — A streptococcus of a group that occurs naturally in the intestine but causes inflammation and blood infection if introduced elsewhere in the body (e.g., by injury or surgery).
  • pneumococcus — a bacterium, Diplococcus pneumoniae, causing lobar pneumonia and associated with certain other diseases, as pericarditis and meningitis.

13 letter words containing coccu

  • meningococcus — a reniform or spherical bacterium, Neisseria meningitidis, that causes cerebrospinal meningitis.
  • streptococcus — any of several spherical or oval bacteria of the genus Streptococcus, occurring in pairs or chains, certain species of which are pathogenic for humans, causing scarlet fever, tonsillitis, etc.

14 letter words containing coccu

  • staphylococcus — any of several spherical bacteria of the genus Staphylococcus, occurring in pairs, tetrads, and irregular clusters, certain species of which, as S. aureus, can be pathogenic for humans.

15 letter words containing coccu

  • eleutherococcus — a shrub, Eleutherococcus senticosus, which is found in Siberia and which is used in herbal medicine. It supposedly increases stamina and boosts the immune system

On this page, we collect all words with COCCU. To make easier to find the right word we have divided all 17 words to groups according to their length. So you should go to appropriate page if can’t find the word that contains COCCU that you are searching. Also you can use this page in Scrabble.

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