Origin and Etymology of prototrophic
First Known Use: 1900See Words from the same year
medical Definition of prototrophic
- prototrophic bacteria
- a yeast prototrophic for uracil and leucine
prototrophyplay \prō-ˈtä-trə-fē\ noun, plural prototrophies
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