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Pronunciation: sed-e′sē-ă

Definition: A genus in the Enterobacteriaceae group that includes the species Cedecea davisae, (the type strain), Cedecea lapagei, and Cedecea neteri; they have been recovered from the human respiratory tract, but their role in disease has not yet been delineated.

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