mesophilic

adjective
me·​so·​phil·​ic | \ ˌmez-ə-ˈfil-ik, ˌmēz-, ˌmēs-, ˌmes- How to pronounce mesophilic (audio) \

Medical Definition of mesophilic

: growing or thriving best in an intermediate environment (as in one of moderate temperature) mesophilic bacteria

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“Mesophilic.” The Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/mesophilic. Accessed 24 January 2020.

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