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spi·ril·lum

n 1  cap  :  a genus of gram-negative bacteria comprising elongated forms having tufts of flagella at both poles and usu. living in stagnant water rich in organic matter - see RAT-BITE FEVERb    2  pl  -ril*la   :  any bacterium of the genus Spirillum .
 
 

 
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