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culture medium

noun, Bacteriology.
medium (def 9).
Origin of culture medium
1880-85 Unabridged
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British Dictionary definitions for culture-medium

culture medium

a nutritive substance, such as an agar gel or liquid medium, in which cultures of bacteria, fungi, animal cells, or plant cells are grown
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culture-medium in Medicine

culture medium n.
A liquid or gelatinous substance containing nutrients in which microorganisms or tissues are cultivated for scientific purposes.

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