bacteriophage

noun bac·te·ri·o·phage \ bak-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌfāj also -ˌfäzh \
|Updated on: 10 May 2018

Definition of bacteriophage

: a virus that infects bacteria

bacteriophagy

play \(ˌ)bak-ˌtir-ē-ˈä-fə-jē\ noun

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bacteriophage

noun bac·te·ri·o·phage \ bak-ˈtir-ē-ə-ˌfāj , -ˌfäzh \

medical Definition of bacteriophage

: a virus that infects bacteria called also phage

bacteriophagy

play \(ˌ)bak-ˌtir-ē-ˈäf-ə-jē\ noun, plural bacteriophagies

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