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chemostat

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noun che·mo·stat \ ˈkē-mə-ˌstat , ˈkem-ə- \

medical Definition of chemostat

:a device in which bacteria are kept uniformly suspended in a culture medium that is constantly renewed and maintained chemically unaltered by a continuous flow of new medium through it and which is used especially in quantitative studies of mutation rates

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