Synonyms

1. agar-agar

noun. a colloidal extract of algae; used especially in culture media and as a gelling agent in foods.

Synonyms

  • gum
  • nutrient agar

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Rhymes with Nutrient Agar

  • wollaeger
  • trager
  • swager
  • slager
  • schwager
  • schrager
  • schlager
  • prager
  • krager
  • frager
  • drager
  • brager
  • zager
  • yegor
  • yeager
  • vaguer
  • tager
  • sager
  • rager
  • nager
  • meigher
  • mager
  • jager
  • hager
  • hagar
  • gager
  • fager
  • daigre
  • dager

Sentences with nutrient-agar


1. Noun Phrase
The answer is a kind of nutrient agar.

2. Noun Phrase
You can make this agar with nutrient agar powder and distilled water.

3. Noun Phrase
The two types of special food used are nutrient agar and blood agar.

4. Noun Phrase
Yeast extract can be used as well to make nutrient agar and provides similar compounds.

2. nutrient

noun. ['ˈnuːtriːənt'] any substance that can be metabolized by an animal to give energy and build tissue.

Synonyms

  • soul food
  • micronutrient
  • comfort food
  • manna
  • comestible
  • beverage
  • provisions
  • chyme
  • feed
  • alimentation
  • fare
  • water
  • vitellus
  • aliment
  • commissariat
  • miraculous food
  • yolk
  • manna from heaven
  • medium
  • pabulum
  • drinkable
  • solid food
  • food
  • provender
  • potable
  • sustenance
  • substance
  • drink
  • victuals
  • viands
  • victual
  • edible
  • eatable
  • nutrition
  • food product
  • foodstuff
  • nutriment
  • nourishment

Antonyms

  • starve
  • bottlefeed
  • stand still
  • ebb

Etymology

  • nutriens (Latin)

3. nutrient

adjective. ['ˈnuːtriːənt'] of or providing nourishment.

Synonyms

  • wholesome
  • alimentary
  • nourishing
  • alimental
  • nutritive

Antonyms

  • unpalatable
  • tough
  • indigestible
  • inedible

Etymology

  • nutriens (Latin)

4. nutrient

noun. ['ˈnuːtriːənt'] any substance (such as a chemical element or inorganic compound) that can be taken in by a green plant and used in organic synthesis.

Synonyms

  • water

Antonyms

  • denitrify
  • deprive

Etymology

  • nutriens (Latin)

5. agar

noun. ['ˈeɪgɝ'] a colloidal extract of algae; used especially in culture media and as a gelling agent in foods.

Synonyms

  • gum
  • nutrient agar

Antonyms

  • raw
  • stay

6. agar

noun. ['ˈeɪgɝ'] any culture medium that uses agar as the gelling agent.

Synonyms

  • culture medium
  • nutrient agar
  • blood agar
  • agar-agar
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