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adjective ho·mo·fer·men·ta·tive \ˌhō-mō-fər-ˈment-ət-iv, ˌhäm-ō-\

Medical Definition of homofermentative

  1. :  producing a fermentation resulting wholly or principally in a single end product—used especially of economically important lactic-acid bacteria that ferment carbohydrates to lactic acid


\-ˈment-ər\play noun

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