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HOMOFERMENTATION

A type of lactic acid fermentation in which sugars (such as lactose, glucose, pentose) are converted entirely, or nearly entirely, into lactic acid. Compare: heterolactic fermentation. Both heterolactic and homolactic fermentation are done by lactic acid bacteria.
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