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Oxford dictionary definition of the word treponeme:
a spirochaete bacterium that is parasitic or pathogenic in humans and warm-blooded animals, including the causal agents of syphilis and yaws.
Genus Treponema, order Spirochaetales; Gram-negative
early 20th century: from modern Latin Treponema, from Greek trepein ‘to turn’ + nēma ‘thread’