What does bacteriolytic mean?

bacteriolytic meaning in General Dictionary

of or relating to or causing bacteriolysis

Sentence Examples with the word bacteriolytic

It can be shown that in many cases when bacteria are injected the serum of the treated animal has no bacteriolytic effect, and still an immune body is present, which leads to the fixation of complement; in this case bacteriolysis does not occur, because the organism is not susceptible to the action of the complement.

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