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fer·ment·er

(fĕr-ment'er),
A large container used in cultures of microorganisms.

fermenter

(fər-mĕn′tər)
n.
1. An organism that causes fermentation.
2. also fermentor An apparatus that maintains optimal conditions for the growth of microorganisms, used in large-scale fermentation and in the commercial production of antibiotics and hormones.

fermenter

see BIOREACTOR.
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Once the sterilized honey and water has been pumped into a fermentor, Hull inoculates the mixture (called a "must") with brewer's yeast.
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The Crick is planning to procure 3 Fermentors, which will complement the existing equipment currently used in Mill Hill and Lincoln Inn Fields Laboratories to created the state of art Fermentation Facility.
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In addition to improving the growth of probiotics in fermentors, the scientists intend to optimize down-stream processing steps, especially freeze- drying and spray-drying, to maximize probiotic viability and stability both in powdery form and in foods.
The new multi-product facility will comprise four fermentors with a combined capacity of more than 60,000 litres and will also include downstream processing and all necessary infrastructure.
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Contract award: Tender 435 Supply, installation and commissioning of microbial and mammalian fermentors, bioreactors and associated analytical equipment.
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The smallest modules such as seed fermentors and the final purification steps were constructed on RHS structures on adjustable legs.