Meaning of serovar in English:

serovar

noun

Microbiology
  • An antigenically distinct strain of a microorganism; = "serotype".

Pronunciation

serovar

/ˈsɪərəvɑː/ /ˈsɛrə(ʊ)vɑː/

Origin

1970s. From sero- + -var, after cultivar.