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Definition of the noun bacteriolysis

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noun - plural: bacteriolyses

  1. dissolution or destruction of bacteria
    • lexical domain: Natural Processes - nouns denoting natural processes
    • more generic word: lysis = dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria

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Google previewThe Elements of Immunology (2009)

by Fahim Halim Khan

gonorrhoeae, suggesting that complement-mediated bacteriolysis is an important combat tool against these microbes.

Google previewTransactions of the ... Annual Session (1905)

It is called bacteriolysis or anti-bacterial immunity. Bacteriolysis was first noticed by Pfeiffer. A guinea pig was given repeated injections of attenuated choleFa bacilli. The serum of the pig was found to destroy and disintegrate even virulent ...

Google previewPrinciples and Practice of Clinical Bacteriology (2006)

by Stephen Gillespie, Peter M. Hawkey

Although complement-mediated bacteriolysis is an effective protective antibacterial mechanism, it is believed to have some indirect detrimental effect via the release of the C3a, C4a and C5a anaphylatoxins and/or the release of ...

Google previewLewis' Dictionary of Toxicology (1998)

by Robert Alan Lewis

See bacteriolysis. Cf. bacteriolysin. bacteriolysin. an antibacterial antibody that lyses bacteria. See bacteriolysis. Cf. bacteriolysant. bacteriolysis. destruction of a bacterial cell by a specific bacteriolysin, with the release of the cell contents.

Google previewMidline Medical Dictionary (2002)

by P. S. Rawat

Pertaining to bacteriolysis. т Bacteriophage. Popular term for destruction of bacteria by filterpassing lysins, or by a parasite of parasites ultrasomes. l Bacterioscopy. The microscopic examination of the bacteria. Bacteriosis. A localized or ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

See also bacteriolysis. bacteriolysis /baktirʹē·olʹǝsis /, the intracellular or extracellular breakdown of bacteria. See also bacteriolysin.

Google previewSubject Headings Used in the Dictionary Catalogues of the Library of Congress (1919)

See also Air—Bacteriology; Antiseptics; Auto-intoxication; Bacteriolysis; Disinfection and disinfectants; Dust–Bacteriology; Fermentation; Germ theory of disease; Immunity; Micro-organisms; Putrefaction; Sewage – Purification; Staphylococcus; ...

Google previewA Pocket Medical Dictionary (1911)

Giving the Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Medicine and the Collateral Sciences ... by George Milbry Gould

Pertaining to bacteriolysis Bacterioprotein, bac-te-re-o-prd '-tc-in. A toxalbumin. Bacteriopur'purin. A purple pigment formed by Beggiatoa. Bacterios'copy. The microscopic examination of bacteria Bacteriother'apy. The treatment of diseases by ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Bacteriolysis The lysis or disintegration of a bacterial cell. Bacteriolytic Pertaining to bacteriolysis. Bacterio-opsin The apoprotein of the bacteriorhodopsin. Bacteriophaeophytin Aphaeophytin derivative of bacterial chlorophyll, it acts as an ...

Google previewDorland's Illustrated Medical Dictionary (2011)

by Dorland

bacteriolysis. bac•te•rio•flu•o•res•cin (bak-te ̄r00e-o-floo-res0in) a fluorescent dye ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: Supplement (1910)

by William Dwight Whitney

[bacteriolysis) + -in2.] A substance of the character of an amboceptor ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

See also bacteriolysis. bacteriolysis /baktir′ē·ol′′əsis/, the intracellular or extracellular breakdown of bacteria, resulting in the release of the cell's contents. See also bacteriolysin. −bacteriolytic, adj. bacteriophage /baktir′′ē·əfāj′/ [Gk, ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

See also bacteriolysis. bacteriolysis /baktir′ē·ol′′əsis/, the intracellular or extracellular breakdown of bacteria, resulting in the release of the cell's contents. See also bacteriolysin. −bacteriolytic, adj. bacteriophage /baktir′′ē·əfāj′/ [Gk, ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Vitamins and Pharmacochemistry (2006)

by Henry Philippsborn

bakteriologische Reinheit f pureté f bactériologique pureza f bacteriológica bacteriolysis (Ant.) (Destruction of germ cells by lysis provoked by penicillin intervention.) Bakteriolysef bactériolysef bacteriólise f bacteriophage; phage (Cyt. ) (DNA or ...

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