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 Dictionary entry overview: What does lysogenic mean? 

LYSOGENIC (adjective)
  The adjective LYSOGENIC has 2 senses:

1. of or relating to lysogeny
2. capable of producing or undergoing lysis

  Familiarity information: LYSOGENIC used as an adjective is rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

LYSOGENIC (adjective)

Sense 1lysogenic [BACK TO TOP]


Of or relating to lysogeny

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)


lysogeny (the condition of a host bacterium that has incorporated a phage into its own genetic material)

Sense 2lysogenic [BACK TO TOP]


Capable of producing or undergoing lysis

Classified under:

Relational adjectives (pertainyms)


lysis ((biochemistry) dissolution or destruction of cells such as blood cells or bacteria)

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