Dictionary » A » Accomplice

Accomplice

Accomplice

a bacterium which accompanies the main infecting agent in a mixed infection and which influences the virulence of the main organism.

Origin: M.E., fr. O.Fr., fr. L. Comples, closely connected


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,032 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link