bacteriocin

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noun bac·te·ri·o·cin \bak-ˈtir-ē-ə-sən\

Definition of bacteriocin

  1. :  an antibiotic (such as colicin) produced by bacteria

Origin and Etymology of bacteriocin

International Scientific Vocabulary bacteri- + -cin (as in colicin)


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bacteriocin

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noun bac·te·ri·o·cin \bak-ˈtir-ē-ə-sən\

Medical Definition of bacteriocin

  1. :  an antibiotic (as colicin) produced by bacteria


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