lysogenesis

[ lahy-suh-jen-uh-sis ]
/ ˌlaɪ səˈdʒɛn ə sɪs /

noun Microbiology.

production of a lysogen.

Nearby words

  1. lysistrata,
  2. lysithea,
  3. lyso-,
  4. lysocline,
  5. lysogen,
  6. lysogenic,
  7. lysogenic bacterium,
  8. lysogenicity,
  9. lysogenize,
  10. lysogeny

Origin of lysogenesis

First recorded in 1900–05; lyso(gen) + -genesis

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Medicine definitions for lysogenesis

lysogenesis

[ lī′sə-jĕnĭ-sĭs ]

n.

Lysin production.

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