HyperDic: lincomycin

English > 1 sense of the word lincomycin:
NOUNartifactlincomycin, Lincocinantibiotic (trade name Lincocin) obtained from a streptomyces bacterium and used in the treatment of certain penicillin-resistant infections
English > lincomycin: 1 sense > noun 1, artifact
Meaningantibiotic (trade name Lincocin) obtained from a streptomyces bacterium and used in the treatment of certain penicillin-resistant infections.
SynonymLincocin
Broaderantibiotic, antibiotic drugA chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections
Spanishlincomicina
Catalanlincomicina

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