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The number of micro-organisms with which an object is contaminated. It is usually measured in colony forming units (CFU) per gram of product. Bioburden testing is performed to determine the number and nature of micro-organisms on a product prior to sterilization. See also plaque.

Subjects: Dentistry.

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