Definitions for bacteriostasisbækˌtɪər i əˈsteɪ sɪs

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  1. bacteriostasis(noun)

    inhibition of the growth of bacteria

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  1. bacteriostasis(Noun)

    Phase in which microbial organisms are prevented from undergoing further cell growth, without being actually killed.


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