from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A liquid or gelatinous substance containing nutrients in which microorganisms or tissues are cultivated for scientific purposes.
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- n. A liquid or gel, containing nutrients, that is used to cultivate microorganisms.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (bacteriology) a nutrient substance (solid or liquid) that is used to cultivate micro-organisms
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