Medical Dictionary

mesophile

play play
noun me·so·phile \ˈmez-ə-ˌfīl, ˈmēz-, ˈmēs-, ˈmes-\
variants: also

mesophil

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Medical Definition of mesophile

  1. :  an organism growing at a moderate temperature (as bacteria that grow best at about the temperature of the human body)—compare psychrophile, thermophile


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