smear culture

n.

A culture made by spreading material presumed to be infected on the surface of a solidified medium.

Nearby words

  1. smaze,
  2. smd,
  3. sme,
  4. smear,
  5. smear campaign,
  6. smear test,
  7. smear word,
  8. smear-case,
  9. smear-sheet,
  10. smearcase


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