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inoculum

Saltos de línea: in|ocu|lum
Pronunciación: /ɪˈnɒkjʊləm
 
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Definición de inoculum en inglés:

sustantivo (plural inocula /-lə/)

Medicine
A substance used for inoculation.
Example sentences
  • The inoculum used for medical device applications is typically Bacillus spores.
  • The inoculum was injected slowly into the bladder to avoid leakage and the catheter was withdrawn carefully.
  • About 20 percent of cases of this disorder occur in otherwise healthy persons who have received a heavy inoculum.

Origen

early 20th century: modern Latin, from Latin inoculare (see inoculate), on the pattern of the pair coagulate, coagulum.

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