phosphatase test

noun

Medical Definition of phosphatase test

: a test for the efficiency of pasteurization of milk and other dairy products based on a determination of the activity of the phosphatase that is present in raw milk and is inactivated by proper pasteurization

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“Phosphatase test.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/phosphatase%20test. Accessed 2 Dec. 2020.

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