bacteriophagy


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bac·te·ri·o·phage

 (băk-tîr′ē-ə-fāj′)
n.
A virus that infects and lyses certain bacteria.

bac·te′ri·o·phag′ic (-făj′ĭk) adj.
bac·te′ri·oph′a·gy (-ŏf′ə-jē) n.

bacteriophagy

(bækˌtɪərɪˈɒfədʒɪ)
n
the action of a bacteriophage
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Role of mycophagy and bacteriophagy in invertebrate nutrition, p.