Another posts

disclusion definition monmouth definition land ho definition define uncastrated hoof marks yeoman service wet gunny sack pride and poise vasovasostomy definition trumpet flourish heroic poetry examples collinsia bicolor heterocyst definition 100 kopecks equal gnarr definition uxorial in a sentence bottle girl definition sharded glass hyperacute definition oscitant definition sure thing definition unbraced definition skittle ball dover's powder uveoscleral pathway slovenly person sprengel vacuum pump drip mold uniform velocity rededication definition savior etymology

Fermentation theory of disease


  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Fermentation theory of disease (Biol. & Med) the theory that most if not all, infectious or zymotic disease are caused by the introduction into the organism of the living germs of ferments, or ferments already developed (organized ferments), by which processes of fermentation are set up injurious to health. See Germ theory.
    • ***


In literature:

He explained these diseases by the theory of fermentation, and recommended the cooling treatment.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould