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verb ly·sog·e·nize \lī-ˈsä-jə-ˌnīz\

Definition of LYSOGENIZE

transitive verb
:  to render lysogenic
ly·sog·e·ni·za·tion \-ˌsä-jə-nə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of LYSOGENIZE


Rhymes with LYSOGENIZE

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Medical Dictionary


transitive verb ly·sog·e·nize
ly·sog·e·nized also British ly·sog·e·nisedly·sog·e·niz·ing also British ly·sog·e·nis·ing

Medical Definition of LYSOGENIZE

:  to render lysogenic
ly·sog·e·ni·za·tion also British ly·sog·e·ni·sa·tion \-ˌsäj-ə-nə-ˈzā-shən\ noun

Variants of LYSOGENIZE

ly·sog·e·nize also British ly·sog·e·nise \lī-ˈsäj-ə-ˌnīz\


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