blood agar

n.

A nutrient culture medium that is enriched with whole blood and used for the growth of certain strains of bacteria.

Nearby words

  1. blondin,
  2. blonding,
  3. blondish,
  4. blondness,
  5. blood,
  6. blood albumin,
  7. blood alcohol concentration,
  8. blood and thunder,
  9. blood bank,
  10. blood bath


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