bacteriocidin

[ băk-tîr′ē-ə-sīdn ]

n.

An antibody capable of destroying bacteria.

Nearby words

  1. basicranial axis,
  2. basicranial flexure,
  3. basics,
  4. basidia,
  5. basidiocarp,
  6. basidiomycete,
  7. basidiomycetes,
  8. basidiomycetous,
  9. basidiomycota,
  10. basidiospore


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