follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

defective bacteriophage

defective bacteriophage in Medicine

defective bacteriophage n.
A temperate bacteriophage mutant that cannot fully infect but that can replicate in the bacterial genome as a defective probacteriophage.

The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary
Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Word Value for defective

18
20
Scrabble Words With Friends