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thermoduric

[thur-muh-doo r-ik, -dyoo r-ik] /ˌθɜr məˈdʊər ɪk, -ˈdyʊər ɪk/
adjective, Bacteriology.
1.
(of certain microorganisms) able to survive high temperatures, as during pasteurization.
Origin of thermoduric
1930-1935
1930-35; thermo- + Latin dūr(āre) to last + -ic
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thermoduric in Medicine

thermoduric ther·mo·du·ric (thûr'mō-dur'ĭk, -dyur'-)
adj.
Capable of surviving high temperatures, especially those of pasteurization. Used of a microorganism.

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