nonhemolytic

adjective
non·​he·​mo·​lyt·​ic | \ ˌnän-ˌhē-mə-ˈli-tik How to pronounce nonhemolytic (audio) \
variants: or non-hemolytic

Definition of nonhemolytic

medical
: not causing or characterized by hemolysis : not hemolytic a nonhemolytic streptococcus

First Known Use of nonhemolytic

1898, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonhemolytic.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonhemolytic. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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nonhemolytic

adjective
non·​he·​mo·​lyt·​ic
variants: or chiefly British nonhaemolytic \ -​ˌhē-​mə-​ˈlit-​ik How to pronounce nonhemolytic (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonhemolytic

: not causing or characterized by hemolysis a nonhemolytic streptococcus

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