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plate count
Subject Category
X Research, Technology and Engineering
Definition
The number of bacterial or fungal colonies that develop in culture media in a petri dish with a known amount of inoculum.
Definition Source
NAL Thesaurus Staff
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http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/15129.rdf
Persistent URI:
http://lod.nal.usda.gov/nalt/15129
Used For
bacterial count
bacterial enumeration
fungal count
microbial colony count
microbial enumeration
total viable count
Broader Term
laboratory techniques
Related Term
bacteriology
microbial activity
microbial colonization
microbial culture
microbiology
most probable number technique
mycology
Spanish
conteo sobre placa
Term Number
15129