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heterofermentative

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adjective het·ero·fer·men·ta·tive \ -(ˌ)fər-ˈment-ət-iv \

medical Definition of heterofermentative

:producing a fermentation resulting in a number of end products used especially of lactic-acid bacteria that ferment carbohydrates and produce volatile acids and carbon dioxide as well as lactic acid

heterofermenter

play \-(ˌ)fər-ˈment-ər\ noun

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