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    • A virus that infects and lyses certain germs.
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    • In 1917 Felix d'Herelle created the…
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bacteriophage definition

  • noun:
    • A virus that infects and lyses certain germs.
    • A virus that specifically infects bacteria.
    • a virus which infects micro-organisms; -- additionally colloquially called phage in laboratory jargon.
    • a virus which parasitic (reproduces itself) in germs
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