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auxotroph definition

  • noun:
    • An organism, including a-strain of bacteria, which has had lost the capability to synthesize particular substances required for its growth and metabolic process as the result of mutational changes.
    • Any microorganism with lost the capacity to synthesize a natural element necessary for its development, generally as a result of mutation
    • An organism, such as for instance a strain of germs, with lost the capacity to synthesize specific substances required for its development and k-calorie burning because of mutational modifications.
    • Any microorganism which has had lost the capability to synthesize a natural mixture necessary for its development, usually as a result of mutation
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