Probiotic meaning

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A nutraceutical containing live bacteria or yeast that supplements normal gastrointestinal flora, given especially after depletion of flora caused by infection or ingestion of an antibiotic drug.
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A bacterium that supplements normal gastrointestinal flora.
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Designating or of certain microorganisms regarded as being beneficial to health when ingested, as bacteria or yeasts taken to supplement beneficial bacteria that already exist in the digestive tract.
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Such a microorganism.
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A food, beverage, or dietary supplement containing such microorganisms.
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A nutraceutical containing live bacteria or yeast that supplements normal gastrointestinal flora, given especially after depletion of flora caused by infection or ingestion of an antibiotic drug.
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A bacterium that supplements normal gastrointestinal flora.
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