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salmonella
used in Turtles All the Way Down

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Definition
a rod-shaped Gram-negative enterobacteria; causes typhoid fever and food poisoning
  • He looked at the little pool of blood in the bottom of the test tube and said, "Did you know that tuatara can carry parasites—Tua carries salmonella, for instance—but they never get sick from them?"
    p. 175.9

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