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bacteroidal

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microorganism, micro-organism, bacterioid, bacterioidal, bacteroid, bacterioid, bacterioidal, bacteroid.
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Correct spelling:
about
Definition:
To a reserved position; half round; in the opposite direction; on the opposite tack; as, to face about; to turn one's self about.

Synonyms:

adjective
active
active, alert.
all
about, astir.
concerning
regarding.
respecting
in respect to, in connection with.
adverb
all
about, approximately, around, close to, just about, more or less, or so, roughly, some.
almost
wellnigh, in the neighborhood of, in the vicinity of, near to, not quite, within sight of.
anyhow
however, in one way or another, in either way.
helter-skelter
hastily, headlong, hurriedly, topsyturvy.
in an opposite direction
around, back, backward, round, in reverse.
just about
just about.
lying anywhere without order, arrangement
anyhow, here and there.
nearly
nearly.
somewhere
parts unknown, someplace or another.
adverb
almost
all but, as good as, close to, for all practical purposes, well-nigh, close upon, for the greatest part, on the brink of, on the edge of, on the point of, on the verge of, pretty near, not far from, for practical purposes.
anyhow
at any rate, at random, in any case, randomly, whatever happens, in any way, in any respect, in whatever way, under any circumstances.
around
all over, close at hand, in the vicinity, in this area.
back
backwards, rearward.
backwards
rearwards, back to front, in reverse, toward the rear.
helter-skelter
incautiously, unmindfully, Incontinently, Pellmell, in confusion.
moving
astir.
nearly
approximately, in essence, in the neighborhood, give or take a little, in neighborhood, in substance, close but no cigar, nearabout, within a little.
somewhere
here and there, someplace, any old place, around somewhere, in one place or another, kicking around, someplace or other, somewheres.
noun
about
all over, almost, approaching, approximately, around, close to, concerning, encircling, encompassing, here and there, hither and thither, more or less, near, nearby, nearly, on, re, regarding, roughly, round, surrounding, throughout, to and fro, with reference to, with regard to, with respect to, Beside, Nearing, dealing with, CIRCA, apropos of, as regards, in the matter of, referring to, relating to, adjacent to, connected with, concerned with, in the region of, on the subject of, run about, write about a subject, somewhere about the house, walk about the town, about twenty, from place to place.
about to
all but, on the point of, on the verge of, ready to, going to, preparing to, soon to, intending to.
around
surrounding.
concerning
concerning, hereof, on, regarding, thereby, touching, wherein, Of, Respecting.
preposition
concerning
in regard to, re, with regard to, Anent, pertaining to, in the matter of, relevant to, germane to.
concerning, relating to
apropos, in relation to, regarding, touching, dealing with, in connection with, in respect to, referring to, as concerns, touching on, as respects, relative to.
near an amount, quantity
almost, approximately, in general, nearly, practically, roughly, pretty nearly, in the neighborhood, in the ball park.
near or close to in position
adjacent, nearby, Beside.
on every side, in every direction
encircling, surrounding, through, throughout.
verb
respecting
concerning.
Examples of usage:
  1. What was it about?" – Somehow Good by William de Morgan
  2. " Don't think about it. – The Manor House School by Angela Brazil
  3. " Don't tell me about it. – Out Like a Light by Gordon Randall Garrett
  4. How did you know about it, Mahommed Gunga? – Rung Ho! by Talbot Mundy
  5. I- I think that is about all. – Doctor Cupid by Rhoda Broughton

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