saccharomycete

[sak-uh-roh-mahy-seet]

noun

a single-celled yeast of the family Saccharomycetaceae, having no mycelium.

Nearby words

  1. saccharolactic acid,
  2. saccharolytic,
  3. saccharometabolism,
  4. saccharometer,
  5. saccharomyces,
  6. saccharose,
  7. saccharum,
  8. saccidananda,
  9. sacciform,
  10. sacco

Related formssac·cha·ro·my·ce·tic, adjectivesac·cha·ro·my·ce·tous, adjective

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