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acidophilus

noun [U] uk   /ˌæ.s.ɪˈdɒf.ɪ.ləs/  us   /-dɑːfə.ləs/ specialized
a type of bacterium used to make yogurt or as a medicine to help people digest food if they have a stomach illness
Translations of “acidophilus”
in Chinese (Traditional) 嗜酸菌…
in Chinese (Simplified) 嗜酸菌…
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