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mes·o·phil

, mesophile (mez'ō-fil, -fīl),
A microorganism with an optimal temperature between 25-40°C, but growing within the limits of 10°C and 45°C.
[meso- + G. philos, fond]

mes·o·phil

, mesophile (mez'ō-fil, -fīl)
A microorganism with an optimal temperature between 25-40°C, but growing within the limits of 10-45°C.
[meso- + G. philos, fond]
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