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Whitish

whitish

1. Somewhat white; approaching white; white in a moderate degree.

2. (Science: botany) Covered with an opaque white powder.

Origin: From White.


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I cant edit my OP anymore so ill elaborate. a few days ago I was falling asleep when i noticed whitish, faint wisps coming out my mouth as i exhaled . i didnt feel ill or anything .. but now that i think about it the more worried im becoming and im not sure if the doctor ...

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by indigobludragonfly18
Thu Jan 02, 2014 9:52 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!
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Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!

I cant edit my OP anymore so ill elaborate. a few days ago I was falling asleep when i noticed whitish, faint wisps coming out my mouth as i exhaled . i didnt feel ill or anything .. but now that i think about it the more worried im becoming and im not sure if the doctor ...

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by Coelacanth
Thu Jan 02, 2014 11:23 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help! I'm freaking out so badly please answer this!
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How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes

... were nearly identical; they were small, though. Probably the size of...I don't know; probably had half the diameter of a pencil eraser. Yes, whitish. Some of the colonies were rounded while others were not.

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by animus
Thu Jun 27, 2013 12:18 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes
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How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes

... Multiple different colonies would indicate some wider problem in your working conditions. By any chance, were the contaminating colonies large, whitish, slimy and had somewhat uneven borders ? :)

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by biohazard
Mon Jun 24, 2013 8:56 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: How to maintain sterility while preparing petri dishes
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Need help with my unknown organism?? Confusing test results

... slant with H2S, none like this...) Nitrate: Positive? (I am not sure of this one but after adding zinc , no red color formed and it was cloudy whitish-clear color tube) Urease: negative (this helped me rule out Proteus) Glucose and Lactose fermentation: both negative So, My organism is a Nonfermenter ...

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by SweetSarah
Sun Feb 26, 2012 7:22 am
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: Need help with my unknown organism?? Confusing test results
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