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bioreactor

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noun bio·re·ac·tor \ˌbī-ō-rē-ˈak-tər\

Definition of bioreactor

  1. :  a device or apparatus in which living organisms and especially bacteria synthesize useful substances (as interferon) or break down harmful ones (as in sewage)



1974

First Known Use of bioreactor

1974


Medical Dictionary

bioreactor

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noun bio·re·ac·tor \ˌbī-ō-rē-ˈak-tər\

Medical Definition of bioreactor

  1. :  a device or apparatus in which living organisms and especially bacteria synthesize useful substances (as interferon) or break down harmful ones (as in sewage)




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