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- n. The use of microscopy to study bacteria
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The application of a knowledge of bacteria for their detection and identification, as in the examination of polluted water.
- n. Microscopic examination or investigation of bacteria.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Microscopic investigation of bacteria.
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