disintegration or dissolution of bacteria.
the destruction or disintegration of bacteria

bacteriolysis bac·te·ri·ol·y·sis (bāk-tēr’ē-ŏl’ĭ-sĭs)
n. pl. bac·te·ri·ol·y·ses (-sēz’)
Dissolution or destruction of bacteria.
bac·te’ri·o·lyt’ic (-ə-lĭt’ĭk) adj.


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