bacteriophage

2 ENTRIES FOUND:

bac·te·ri·o·phage

noun \bak-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌfāj, -ˌfäzh\

Definition of BACTERIOPHAGE

: a virus that infects bacteria—called also phage
bac·te·ri·oph·a·gy \(ˌ)bak-ˌtir-ē-ˈäf-ə-jē\ noun, plural bac·te·ri·oph·a·gies

Illustration of BACTERIOPHAGE

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up bacteriophage? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).