Definition of Denitrifying

1. Verb. (present participle of denitrify) ¹



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Definition of Denitrifying

1. denitrify [v] - See also: denitrify

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Denitrifying

denitrate
denitrated
denitrates
denitrating
denitration
denitrations
denitrator
denitrators
denitrification
denitrifications
denitrified
denitrifier
denitrifiers
denitrifies
denitrify
denitrifying (current term)
denitrogenate
denitrogenated
denitrogenates
denitrogenating
denitrogenation
denivelation
denivelations
denization
denizations
denizen
denizenation
denizenations
denizened
denizening

Literary usage of Denitrifying

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1. The American Journal of the Medical Sciences by Southern Society for Clinical Investigation (U.S.) (1899)
"Consequently the nitrogen does not come exclusively from the nitrates, but also results from the denitrifying action of the bacillus upon amido principles ..."

2. Soils: Their Formation, Properties, Composition, and Relations to Climate by Eugene Woldemar Hilgard (1921)
"denitrifying Bacteria.—Among the sources of loss of nitrates in the soil is the action of denitrifying bacteria; some of which cause merely the reduction of ..."

3. A Text Book of General Bacteriology by William Dodge Frost, Eugene Franklin McCampbell (1910)
"denitrifying Bacteria. — The denitrifying bacteria are frequently found in the soil. Their action is just the reverse of the nitrifying bacteria; that is, ..."

4. Agricultural Bacteriology by Joseph Eames Greaves (1922)
"... which are very poor sources ot carbon and energy for denitrifying organisms. However, Stoklasa and Vitek found that the typical denitrifying organism, ..."

5. Bacteria in Relation to Country Life by Jacob Goodale Lipman (1908)
"denitrifying bacteria.—There are in the soil certain bacteria capable of breaking down nitrates and ... These organisms are called "denitrifying" bacteria. ..."

6. Bacteria in Relation to Country Life by Jacob Goodale Lipman (1908)
"denitrifying bacteria.—There are in the soil certain bacteria capable of breaking down nitrates and ... These organisms are called "denitrifying" bacteria. ..."

7. The Encyclopedia Americana: A Library of Universal Knowledge (1918)
"... the conditions are more favorable for the action of denitrifying bacteria which reduce nitrogen compounds to free nitrogen which is then lost as a plant ..."

8. Technology Quarterly by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (1905)
"... and denitrifying Bacteria in Seiv- and Effluents from Sewage Filters, ... and denitrifying powers of over three hundred cultures of bacteria were made, ..."

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