adjective Microbiology.
harboring a temperate virus as a prophage or plasmid.

1895–1900; lyso- (representing lysis) + -genic Unabridged
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lysogeny (laɪˈsɒdʒənɪ)
the biological process in which a bacterium is infected by a bacteriophage that integrates its DNA into that of the host such that the host is not destroyed

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lysogenic ly·so·gen·ic (lī'sə-jěn'ĭk)

  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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