crymophylacticmedical dictionary

Resistant to cold, said of certain microorganisms which are not destroyed even by freezing temperatures.

Synonyms: cryophylactic.

Origin: crymo-+ G. Phylaxis, a guarding against

(05 Mar 2000)

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