Eijkman test

noun
Eijk·​man test | \ ˈāk-mən- How to pronounce Eijkman test (audio) , ˈīk- How to pronounce Eijkman test (audio) \

Medical Definition of Eijkman test

: a test for the identification of coliform bacteria from warm-blooded animals based on the bacteria's ability to produce gas when grown in glucose media at 46°C (114.8°F)

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“Eijkman test.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/Eijkman%20test. Accessed 17 Sep. 2021.

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