Definition of myxococcal in US English:

myxococcal

adjective

  • Of, relating to, or characteristic of myxobacteria, especially those of the genus Myxococcus or family Myxococcidae.

Origin

1940s; earliest use found in Nature: a weekly journal of science. From Myxococcus + -al.

Pronunciation

myxococcal

/ˌmɪksə(ʊ)ˈkɒkl/