gram–variable

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adjective gram–vari·able \ˈgram-ˈver-ē-ə-bəl\

Definition of gram–variable

  1. :  staining irregularly or inconsistently by Gram's stain

1956

First Known Use of gram–variable

1956


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gram–variable

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adjective gram–vari·able \ˈgram-ˈver-ē-ə-bəl, -ˈvar-\

Medical Definition of gram–variable

  1. :  staining irregularly or inconsistently by Gram's stain


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