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Medical Term:

Acinetobacter calcoaceticus


a species of bacteria originally found in a quinate enrichment; strains of this organism previously identified as Bacterium anitratum were found in the genitourinary tract; it is the type species of the genus Acinetobacter.

Synonym(s): Lingelsheimia anitrata

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