Definition of coccal in English:

coccal

Pronunciation /ˈkäkəl/

adjective

Biology

See coccus

‘Scanning electron microscopy revealed coccal microorganisms surrounded by mucopolysaccharides consistent with a biofiolm.’
  • ‘This suggests that the coccal bacteria are capable of secreting both cellulase for dissolving the cellulose of the margo-fibrils and pectinase for dissolving the pectin-rich tori.’