Microbiology: Principles and Explorations 9th Edition

Published by Wiley
ISBN 10: 1-11874-316-4
ISBN 13: 978-1-11874-316-4

Chapter 6 - Growth and Culturing of Bacteria - Self Quiz - Page 177: 1


(c) Increase in total number of cells

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Microbial growth is defined by the orderly increase in quantity of all cell components and in the number of cells of an organism. It is measured by an increase in cell number rather than an increase in size and cell division frequency.
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