streak culture

n.

A culture made by lightly stroking an inoculating needle or a loop bearing inoculum over the surface of a solid medium.

Nearby words

  1. strayhorn,
  2. strayhorn, billy,
  3. strays,
  4. strayve,
  5. streak,
  6. streak plate,
  7. streaker,
  8. streaking,
  9. streaky,
  10. stream


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