E. coli

UK [ˌiː ˈkəʊlaɪ] / US [ˌɪ ˈkoʊlaɪ] noun [uncountable] biology
a type of bacteria in the intestines in the stomach that can make you very ill if it infects something that you eat or drink

English dictionary. 2014.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Coli — may refer to: Coli, Emilia Romagna, a comune in the Province of Piacenza in Italy People Claudia Coli, a French actress in the 2005 Gabrielle film François Coli (1881–1927), a French pilot and navigator Giovanni Coli (1636–1691), an Italian… …   Wikipedia

  • Coli — steht fûr : Coli (Emilia Romagna), eine Gemeinde in der italienischen Provinz Piacenza Balantidium coli, eine Art großer Protozoen Campylobacter coli, ein aerobes Bakterium Escherichia coli, ein gramnegatives Darmbakterium François Coli… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Coli — Coli …   Wikipedia Español

  • coli — see MELANOSIS COLI, TAENIA COLI, VALVULA COLI co·li kō .lī adj of or relating to bacteria normally inhabiting the intestine or colon and esp. to species of the genus Escherichia …   Medical dictionary

  • Coli — (François) (1881 1927) aviateur français. Il disparut en vol avec Nungesser. ⇒COLIR, COLI, subst. masc. Vx. Officier de police de l ancienne Chine, qui avait un droit de censure publique, et ,,d entrer dans les maisons pour s instruire de ce qui… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cœli- — ⇒CŒLI(O) , (CŒLI , CŒLIO ), élément préf. Élément préf. tiré du gr. « cavité du ventre », servant à former des mots savants en rapport avec la cavité ou la paroi abdominale : cœliadelphe (cœli + gr. « frère »), subst. et adj. « (Monstres) soudés… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Coli Toro Formation — Type Geological formation The Coli Toro Formation is a Mesozoic geologic formation. Dinosaur remains are among the fossils that have been recovered from the formation, although none have yet been referred to a specific genus.[1] See also …   Wikipedia

  • coli — colí s.m. pl. (reg.) oameni care nu fac nimic, trântori, leneşi. Trimis de blaurb, 20.04.2006. Sursa: DAR  COLI1 elem. col4(o). () Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN  CÓLI2 s. m. bacterie din flora microbiană intestinală. (<… …   Dicționar Român

  • COLI — may refer to: *corporate owned life insurance *China Overseas Land and Investment Limited *cost of living index …   Wikipedia

  • coli phage — coli phage. См. коли фаг. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • coli- — pref. Variant of colo . * * * …   Universalium

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.