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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

  1. :  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

\-(ˌ)fər-ˈment-ər\play noun

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