bacteriolysis


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bac·te·ri·ol·y·sis

 (băk-tîr′ē-ŏl′ĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. bac·te·ri·ol·y·ses (-sēz′)
Dissolution or destruction of bacteria.

bac·te′ri·o·lyt′ic (-ə-lĭt′ĭk) adj.

bacteriolysis

(bækˌtɪərɪˈɒlɪsɪs)
n
(Microbiology) the destruction or disintegration of bacteria
bacteriolytic adj

bac•te•ri•ol•y•sis

(bækˌtɪər iˈɒl ə sɪs)

n.
disintegration or dissolution of bacteria.
[1890–95]
bac•te`ri•o•lyt′ic (-əˈlɪt ɪk) n., adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.bacteriolysis - dissolution or destruction of bacteriabacteriolysis - dissolution or destruction of bacteria
lysis - (biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria
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bac·te·ri·ol·y·sis

n. bacteriolisis, destrucción de bacterias.
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Paul Ehrlich had characterized the immune reactions of agglutination, bacteriolysis (via complement) and hemolysis.
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