stabilate

[ stābə-lāt′ ]

n.

A population of organisms similar to but more stable than a strain and maintained in viable condition for a particular purpose.

Nearby words

  1. stab kick,
  2. stab.,
  3. stabat mater,
  4. stabbing,
  5. stabbingly,
  6. stabile,
  7. stabilimeter,
  8. stability,
  9. stability pact,
  10. stabilization


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