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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 ...
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 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 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.
Dictionary of Flavors (2017)
by Dolf De Rovira, Sr.
Aciduric – A description of the types of organisms that can grow.
by Random House
-uric, mercuric, purpuric, sulfuric, telluric; aciduric, barbituric. -urist, jurist, purist, tourist; coiffurist; manicurist, pedi- curist; caricaturist, ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
acidophilic (acidophilous; aciduric; oxyphilous). 1: tolerant of or thriving in acidic habitats or environments. 2 : staining ...
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 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.
Mosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)
by Elsevier, Mosby
both aciduric and acidophilic. It is the combination of plaque and acid that leads to smooth surface caries. S. pneumoniae (nmo ̄′nye ̄), n the antigenic type of pneumococci that cause pneumonia and other diseases in humans.
by Donald Venes
aciduric (ası ̆- doorik, -du ̄r) [acid L. durare, to endure -ic] Pert. to bacteria that are able to survive moderate acidity. acinar (ası ̆-nar) [L. acinus, grape] Pert. to an acinus.
aciduric acou- akouo ...
A Dictionary of Entomology (2011)
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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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