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lysogenize

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verb ly·sog·e·nize \lī-ˈsä-jə-ˌnīz\

Definition of lysogenize

lysogenized

lysogenizing

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to render lysogenic

lysogenization

play \-ˌsä-jə-nə-ˈzā-shən\ noun


1953

First Known Use of lysogenize

1953


Medical Dictionary

lysogenize

transitive verb ly·sog·e·nize

Medical Definition of lysogenize

lysogenized

also British

lysogenised

;

lysogenizing

also British

lysogenising

  1. :  to render lysogenic

lysogenization

also British

lysogenisation

\-ˌsäj-ə-nə-ˈzā-shən\play noun


Variants of lysogenize

also British

lysogenise

\lī-ˈsäj-ə-ˌnīz\play

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