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microflora

 [mi´kro-flor″ah]
bacteria present in the large intestine.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

mi·cro·flo·ra

(mī'krō-flō'ră),
The bacteria and fungi that inhabit an area.
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microflora

The constellation of microorganisms which are found on or in, or characteristic of, a special location of a host organism or the environment.
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mi·cro·flo·ra

(mī'krō-flōr'ă)
The bacteria and fungi that inhabit an area.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

microflora

the community of microorganisms, including bacteria, fungi and algae, that live in a particular habitat or in or on another living organism.
Collins Dictionary of Biology, 3rd ed. © W. G. Hale, V. A. Saunders, J. P. Margham 2005

Microflora

The bacterial population in the intestine.
Mentioned in: Gastroenteritis
Gale Encyclopedia of Medicine. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

mi·cro·flo·ra

(mī'krō-flōr'ă)
Bacteria and fungi that inhabit an environment.
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012