Medical Definition of Homofermentation

1. A type of lactic acid fermentation in which sugars (such as lactose, glucose, pentose) are converted entirely, or almost entirely, into lactic acid. Compare: heterolactic fermentation. Both heterolactic and homolactic fermentation are done by lactic acid bacteria. (09 Oct 1997)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Homofermentation

homoeostatic
homoeotherm
homoeothermal
homoeotherms
homoeozoic
homoepitaxial
homoepitaxially
homoepitaxy
homofermentation (current term)
homofullerene
homofullerenes
homofunctionalized
homogalacturonan
homogalacturonans
homogametic embryo
homogamies
homogamous
homoganda
homogangliate

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