colicinogeny

noun

co·​li·​ci·​nog·​e·​ny ˌkō-lə-sə-ˈnäj-ə-nē, ˌkäl-ə- How to pronounce colicinogeny (audio)
plural colicinogenies
: the capacity to produce colicins

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“Colicinogeny.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/colicinogeny. Accessed 15 Jun. 2024.

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