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lactic fermentation

Fermentation carried out by lactic acid bacteria in which sugar is converted either entirely, or almost entirely, to lactic acid or to a mixture of lactic acid and other products.
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  • lactofermentation
  • lactic acid fermentation
  • lacto-fermentation
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