beta-hemolytic

adjective
be·​ta-he·​mo·​lyt·​ic
variants: or chiefly British beta-haemolytic \ ˌbāt-​ə-​ˌhē-​mə-​ˈlit-​ik, chiefly British ˌbē-​tə-​ How to pronounce beta-hemolytic (audio) \

Medical Definition of beta-hemolytic

: capable of causing beta hemolysis beta-hemolytic streptococci

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“Beta-hemolytic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/beta-hemolytic. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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