auxanography

[ ôk′sə-nŏgrə-fē ]

n.

A method, using auxanograms, for determining the appropriate culture medium for growing a particular strain of microorganism.

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Other words from auxanography

aux′a•no•graphic (-nə-grăfĭk) adj.

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