pure-mixed

adjective

Definition of pure-mixed

: free from related organisms especially : containing the desired organism together with one or more others that are necessary for its growth a pure-mixed culture of paramecium

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“Pure-mixed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pure-mixed. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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