Meaning of “acidophilus” in the English Dictionary

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"acidophilus" in British English

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acidophilusnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌæs.ɪˈdɒf.ɪ.ləs/ us /ˌæs.əˈdɑː.fəl.əs/ specialized

a type of bacterium used to make yogurt or as a medicine to help people digest food if they have a stomach illness

(Definition of “acidophilus” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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