acidophilus acidophilus

Definition(s):

  • (n) a bacterium that is used to make yogurt and to supplement probiotics

Usage(s):

  • Breaker of the convention was a milk company, Borden's advertising Walker-Gordon acidophilus milk.

News

  • The UWS Has a Severe Fro-Yo Problem

    C.R.E.A.M., yo. We have met the enemy, and he is acidophilus: Yogurtland and Orange Leaf shops are set to open on Amsterdam Avenue in the next month or so, bringing the total number of frozen-yogurt shops on the stretch between West 72nd and West 86th Streets to eight. The situation has gotten so serious that locals have dubbed the neighborhood "yogurt alley," and a franchisee of an incoming ...
    on August 26, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

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