Adjectives for bacteria

Bacteria adjectives are listed in this post. Each word below can often be found in front of the noun bacteria in the same sentence. This reference page can help answer the question what are some adjectives commonly used for describing BACTERIA.

acid, aerobic, airborne, anaerobic, associated, bad, beneficial, borne, causing, certain, colonic, commensal, common, dangerous, dead, deadly

different, eating, encapsulated, enteric, fast, fecal, few, fewer, filamentous, foreign, forming, friendly, good, gramnegative, grampositive, green

harmful, harmless, healthy, helpful, heterotrophic, individual, infectious, intestinal, intracellular, invading, like, live, living, many, marine, methanogenic

microscopic, more, most, negative, new, nitrifying, nonpathogenic, normal, numerous, only, oral, ordinary, other, oxidizing, parasitic, particular

pathogenic, photosynthetic, positive, probiotic, producing, purple, putrefactive, pyogenic, reducing, related, resident, resistant, same, saprophytic, several, shaped

specific, streptococcal, such, susceptible, symbiotic, thermophilic, tiny, undesirable, various, vegetative, viable, virulent

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