, v. t. & i. [imp. & p. p. Haloed (-ld); p. pr. & vb. n. Haloing.] To form, or surround with, a halo; to encircle with, or as with, a halo.
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The fire
That haloed round his saintly brow.
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pl. halobacteria (?), or halobacters (#).
Any halophilic bacterium of the archaebacteria group, expecially of the genera Halobacterium and Halococcus, which live in saline environments such as the Dead Sea or salt flats.
Syn. -- halobacteria, halobacter.
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