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Definition of the adjective aciduric
What does aciduric mean as an attribute of a noun?
- especially of some bacteria; growing well in an acid medium
Alternative definition of the adjective aciduric
- [context: of bacteria] growing in acidic medium, but preferring an alkaline medium
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Dictionary of Agronomy (1989)
by L. L. Somani
5, more properly called aciduria See also aciduric BACTERIA. Aciduric Bacteria. Bacteria capable of growing in a medium of a low pH, like lactobacilli. Acquired Characteristic. A particular characteristic acquired during life as a result ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
acidophilic (acidophilous; aciduric; oxyphilous). 1: tolerant of or thriving in acidic habitats or environments. 2 : staining readily with acid stains (said of a cell or tissue). acidophilous. acidophilic.
A Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)
by Robert Ireland
aciduric. adj. Describing the ability to tolerate exposure to pH environments lower than 7. acinic. cell. tumour. n. A malignant tumour of the salivary glands in which the cells typically resemble salivary acini. It is now classified by the *World ...
by John A. Simpson, E. S. C. Weiner
aciduric (aesrdjoortk), a. [f. ACID a. and n. + EN)DUR(E v. (or L. dur-are to hold out, last) + -IC.] Acidophilic; tolerant of acid conditions.
by Maggenti Mary Ann, Maggenti Armand, Gardner Scott
Tolerating acid; aciduric. 2. Staining readily in an acid stain. acidophobic a. [L. acere, to be sour; Gr. phobos, fear] Pertaining to the intolerance of an acid environment; oxyphobic. acidotheca n. [L. acere, to be sour; Gr. theke, case] ( ARTHRO: ...
by I. C. Gupta, S. K. Gupta
Also called aciduric. Acidopill Any substance tissue or organism having an affinity for acid stains. Acid phosphate Most widely used phosphoric fertilizer. Phosphoric acid content wholly water soluble. Brownish grey mixture of monocal- cium ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
aciduric. tolerant of acid media or environments that are more acid than the optimum.
by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood
aciduric [as′′-doo'rik] ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Aciduric 1. Tolerant to an acidic condition. 2.
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
Mosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)
by Elsevier, Mosby
It is both aciduric and ...
by Random House
-uric, mercuric, purpuric, sulfuric, telluric; aciduric, barbituric. -urist, jurist, purist, tourist; coiffurist; manicurist, pedi- curist; caricaturist, ...
Dictionary of Flavors (2008)
by Dolf De Rovira
Aciduric — A description of the types of organisms that can grow in high acid foods. This is synonymous with acidophilic. See Microbiology. Acitrones — Candied prickly pear cactus leaves (Mexican). Aconitates — Esters of ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
ACIDURIC ACOREA a. tartar'tcum (U.S.) , tartaric acid, made from crude tartar or argol. occurring as a soluble white powder or crystals; laxative and refrigerant, employed in the manufacture of Seidlitz powders and various effervescing tablets ...
aciduric acou- akouo ...
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Video shows what aciduric means. growing in acidic medium, but preferring an alkaline medium. Aciduric Meaning. How to pronounce, definition audio ...
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