streak

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streak

GYNAECOLOGY

noun See Streak gonad

MEDSPEAK

noun An incipient lesion 

MICROBIOLOGY

verb To inoculate a semisolid bacterial growth plate by running a culture loop across the medium in 3 different directions or in a “slant” tube performed in conjunction with stabbing, which provides anaerobic–“stab” and aerobic–“streak” conditions in the same test tube. 

VOX POPULI

verb To run, butt naked, in public, an activity transiently popular in the mid-seventies, which continues to occur in sport venues 

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