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yo·gurt

, yoghurt (yō'gŭrt),
Fermented, partially evaporated, whole milk prepared by maintaining it at 50°C for 12 hours after the addition of a mixed culture of Lactobacillus bulgaricus, L. acidophilus, and Streptococcus lactis; consumed as a food.
[Turkish]
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A smooth semisolid dairy product produced by fermenting milk with Lactobacillus acidophilus and other bacteria that convert lactose into lactic acid. It is regarded as a healthy food and among other benefits, lowers the incidence of respiratory problems, lactose intolerance and vaginal candidiasis
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yoghurt

a product of fermented milk. Boiled milk is inoculated with Lactobacillus bulgaricus and Streptococcus thermophilus and incubated at 45 °C until the lactic acid content is 0.85–0.9%.
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yo·gurt

, yoghurt (yō'gŭrt)
Fermented, partially evaporated, whole milk prepared by maintaining it at 50°C for 12 hours after addition of a mixed culture of Lactobacillus bulgaricus, L. acidophilus, and Streptococcus lactis; consumed as a food.
[Turkish]
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