What are zymosis?

  • (noun): A process in which an agent causes an organic substance to break down into simpler substances; especially, the anaerobic breakdown of sugar into alcohol.
    Synonyms: zymolysis, fermentation, fermenting, ferment
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More definitions of "zymosis":

  • (noun): (medicine) the development and spread of an infectious disease (especially one caused by a fungus).