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pl. n.1. bacteria (e.g. Lactobacillus) or other microorganisms that are said to be beneficial to the human body and occur in or are added to certain foods (e.g. yoghurt) and supplements. 2. the foods or supplements containing these microorganisms. —probioticadj.

1. bacteria (e.g. Lactobacillus) or other microorganisms that are said to be beneficial to the human body and occur in or are added to certain foods (e.g. yoghurt) and supplements. 2. the foods or supplements containing these microorganisms.

Subjects: Medicine and Health — Cookery, Food, and Drink.


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