ther·​mo·​tol·​er·​ant -ˈtäl-(ə-)rənt How to pronounce thermotolerant (audio)
: able to survive high temperatures
specifically : able to survive pasteurization
used of microorganisms
thermotolerant bacteria
thermotolerant yeast

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“Thermotolerant.” Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Dec. 2023.

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