yogurt, yoghurt

yogurt, yoghurt
Fermented, partially evaporated, whole milk prepared by maintaining it at 50°C for 12 hours after the addition of a mixed culture of Lactobacillus bulgaricus, L. acidophilus, and Streptococcus lactis; used as a food. [Turkish]

Medical dictionary. 2011.

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