dysgonic

adjective
dys·​gon·​ic | \ (ˈ)dis-ˈgän-ik How to pronounce dysgonic (audio) \

Medical Definition of dysgonic

: growing with difficulty on artificial media used especially of some strains of the tubercle bacillus — compare eugonic

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“Dysgonic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/dysgonic. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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