No, it is a plural. The singular is bacterium.
bacterium is the singular form. bacteria is the plural.
The singular form of the word "bacteria" is "bacterium".
Bacteria is the plural form of bacterium.
Bacterium is the singular. The plural form is bacteria.
This word is singular. One cell is the answer.
No. Bacterium is singular. The plural of bacterium is bacteria.
Apparently, the singular form of bacteria is bacterium, but you can use the word bacteria for singular, too, and no one will correct you. If you are in science class or something, ifyou want to use a word other than bacteria for singular, then bacterium is the word to use. But you can't just use bacteria for singular all over the place and then put bacterium, you could confuse some people.So the final answer is: Bacteria is singular and plural at the same time, though bacterium works for singular as well.I hope I helped & good luck w/ your project or whatever you need this for!
The singular form is... bacterium.
Techincally, bacteria is plural. Bacterium is the singular. The reality of contemporary usage is that most people are unfamiliar with the word "bacterium" and use bacteria for both the singular and plural. However, you should try to avoid using bacteria as a singular in formal communication.
Yes, the noun 'bacteria' is the plural form of the singular noun 'bacterium'.
bacteria is plural and bacterium is singular
Yes, bacteria is the plural form and bacterium is the singular form.
biologically yes, grammatically no. Bacterium is the singular form of bacteria.
The singular form for the plural noun bacteria is bacterium.
Bacterium. The plural form -a comes from Latin, where a 2nd declension neuter noun's singular is -um and its plural is -a. You can see the same from datum, data;
Bacterium is singular, Bacteria is plural
Bacteria is the plural; bacterium is the singular.
Yes, bacteria is a noun, the plural form for the singular bacterium, a common, concrete noun; a word for a single cell organism, a word for a thing.
Bacterium is the singular: bacteria is the plural.
Bacteria is already in the plural. Bacterium is the singular.