HyperDic: chloromycetin

English > 1 sense of the word Chloromycetin:
NOUNartifactChloromycetin, chloramphenicolan oral antibiotic (trade name Chloromycetin) used to treat serious infections (especially typhoid fever)
English > Chloromycetin: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAn oral antibiotic (trade name Chloromycetin) used to treat serious infections (especially typhoid fever).
Synonymchloramphenicol
Broaderantibiotic, antibiotic drugA chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections
SpanishChloromycetin, cloramfenicol, cloranfenicol
Catalancloramfenicol

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