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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • \ˌa-sə-ˈdä-f(ə-)ləs\
    • /ˌæ.s.ɪˈdɒf.ɪ.ləs/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • \ˌa-sə-ˈdä-f(ə-)ləs\

Definitions of acidophilus word

  • noun acidophilus a lactic-acid-producing bacterium primarily found in live yoghurt, useful in restoring bacterial balance in the intestine 3
  • noun acidophilus A bacterium that is used to make yogurt and to supplement the intestinal flora. 1
  • noun acidophilus A nickname for Lactobacillus acidophilus, one of the bacteria commonly used in fermenting yogurt. 0
  • noun acidophilus The “good bacteria” found naturally in the human stomach and intestines. 0

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acidophilus popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 7% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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