bacteriophagy
noun see bacteriophage

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • bacteriophagy — See bacteriophagic. * * * …   Universalium

  • bacteriophagy — noun The feeding on bacteria. See Also: bacteriophage, bacteriophagous …   Wiktionary

  • bacteriophagy — bac·te·ri·oph·a·gy (bak tēr″e ofґə je) bacteriophagia …   Medical dictionary

  • bacteriophagy — bac·te·ri·oph·a·gy …   English syllables

  • bacteriophagy — noun see bacteriophage …   Useful english dictionary

  • Phage monographs — Bacteriophage (phage) are viruses of bacteria and arguably are the most numerous organisms on Earth. The history of phage study is captured, in part, in the books published on the topic (but see also phage meetings). Presented is a list of 100… …   Wikipedia

  • bacteriophage — noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1920 a virus that infects bacteria • bacteriophagy noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • bacteriophage — bacteriophagic /bak tear ee euh faj ik, fay jik/, bacteriophagous /bak tear ee of euh geuhs/, adj. bacteriophagy /bak tear ee of euh jee/, n. /bak tear ee euh fayj /, n. any of a group of viruses that infect specific bacteria, usually causing… …   Universalium

  • bacteriophage — noun A virus that specifically infects bacteria. Syn: phage See Also: bacteriophagous, bacteriophagy …   Wiktionary

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