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1. Pilus (pl. pili)
A thread-like structures present on some bacteria . Pili are shorter than flagella and are used to adhere bacteria to one another during mating and to adhere to animal cells.

2. Pilus
Projection from surface of a bacterial cell (F+) that can donate genetic material to another (F-).

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