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lysogenic

[lahy-suh-jen-ik] /ˌlaɪ səˈdʒɛn ɪk/
adjective, Microbiology
1.
harboring a temperate virus as a prophage or plasmid.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; lyso- (representing lysis) + -genic
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lysogenic in Medicine

lysogenic ly·so·gen·ic (lī'sə-jěn'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Causing or having the power to cause lysis.

  2. Of or relating to a bacterium in a state of lysogeny.

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