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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Of or relating to the branch of medical science that studies single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms in relation to disease

Usage examples (8)
  • He gives clearly the technic for the bacteriologic examination of water, sewage, air, soil, milk and its products, meats, etc.
  • In revising the book for the new edition the authors have kept in view the needs of the laboratory worker, whether student, practitioner, or pathologist, for a practical manual...
  • The diagnosis should always be confirmed by bacteriologic examination.
  • We have no antitoxin and no bacteriologic means of positive diagnosis. for more
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