bacterization


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bac·te·rize

 (băk′tə-rīz′)
tr.v. bac·te·rized, bac·te·riz·ing, bac·te·riz·es
To change the composition of (something) by means of bacterial action.

bac′te·ri·za′tion (-rĭ-zā′shən) n.

bacterization

(ˌbæktɪəraɪˈzeɪʃən) or

bacterisation

n
subjection to bacterial action
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Seed bacterization with fluorescent Pseudomonas for enhanced plant growth, yield and disease control.
Early observations on the beneficial effect of seeds or seed pieces bacterization were first made with Pseudomonas spp.
Increased plant growth and yield through seed bacterization.