thermoduric

adjective
ther·mo·du·ric | \ ˌthər-mō-ˈdu̇r-ik , -ˈdyu̇r- \

Definition of thermoduric 

: able to survive high temperatures specifically : able to survive pasteurization used of microorganisms

First Known Use of thermoduric

1927, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for thermoduric

therm- + Latin durare to last — more at during

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thermoduric

adjective
ther·mo·du·ric | \ ˌthər-mō-ˈd(y)u̇(ə)r-ik \

Medical Definition of thermoduric 

: thermotolerant thermoduric bacteria

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