bioburden

bi·o·bur·den

(bī'ō-ber'den),
Degree of microbial contamination or microbial load; the number of microorganisms contaminating an object.

bioburden

The number of contaminating bacteria on a certain amount of material before it is sterilised.

bi·o·bur·den

(bī'ō-bŭr'dĕn)
Degree of microbial contamination or microbial load; the number of microorganisms contaminating an object.

bi·o·bur·den

(bī'ō-bŭr'dĕn)
Degree of microbial contamination or microbial load; the number of microorganisms contaminating an object.

bioburden,

n the number of bacteria living on a surface before it is sterilized.
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