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hyperthermophile


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An extremophile (domain Archaea) that thrives in environments where the temperature is extremely high, in some cases preferring a temperature of about 105°C, tolerating 113°C, and failing to multiply below 90°C. Compare thermophile.

Subjects: Genetics and Genomics.


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