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Bacteriostatic

A Bacteriostatic substance greatly reduces or prevents the growth and/or multiplication of Bacteria. This term can be used to describe a Method (ex. cold temperatures), Chemical (ex. Preservatives), or Medication (ex. Certain Antibiotics).

A Bacteriostatic substance differs from a substance which is Bactericidal.

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