MOD E UNIT 1 VOCAB
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MOD E UNIT 1 VOCAB
CHPT 8- MICROBIOLOGY
Microorgansisms that are able to live only in the presence of oxygen?
Microorganisms able to survive with out oxygen?
The propagation of microorganisms or of living tissue cells in special media that are conducive to their growth, and/or the process y which organisms are grown on media and identified.
Self-contained culturing packet system- disposable plastic tube containing cotton-tipped applicator?
The science that deals with the formation, structure, and function of cells?
Evacuation of the bowels. Also referred to as stool.
The cultuer of bacteria on a gelatin meduim, such as agar?
The study of the microscopic structure of tissue?
Period of cluture development?
To inject or transfer a microorganism, serum, or toxic material into the body, culture, medium, or slide.
A substance on which microorganisms may grow; most commonly broth, agar, and gelatin?
The scientific study of microorganisms?
Small organisms including bacteria, protozoa, algae, fungus, and defined viruses?
Minute living organisms such as bacteria, virus, protozoa, and fungus that are not visible to the human eye without a microscope?
Visible only by using a microscope?
Culture that fails to reveal the suspected organism?
Disease producing microorganisms?
Culture that reveals the suspected organism?
Cuture of a single form of microorganism uncontaminated by other organisms?
Pertianing to the study of the serum component of the blood?
Bacteria spread on a surface, as a microscopic slide or a culture medium
Holding or fastening a bacterial specimen to a slide; adhering a smear to a glass slide by fixative or heat?
a part of something intended to show the kind and quality of the whole, as a specimen of urine?
The substance expelled by coughing or clearing the bronchi?
Evactuation of the bowels; waste matter used as a specimen for culturing to discover possible diseases?
Spreading of the bacteria by drawing a wire containing the inoculum across the surface of the medium?
Cotton or gauze tipped stick?
Capable of living?