adjective Bacteriology.

thriving on artificial media, as certain bacteria (opposed to dysgonic).

Nearby words

  1. euglenid,
  2. euglenophyte,
  3. euglobulin,
  4. euglycemia,
  5. eugnathia,
  6. eugène,
  7. eugénie,
  8. euhedral,
  9. euhemerism,
  10. euhemerize

Origin of eugonic Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for eugonic




Relating to rapid and relatively luxuriant growth of a bacterial culture, especially that of the tubercle bacillus.

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