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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A drug or substance that kills bacteria.

Usage examples (37)
  • Patricia had to take an antibiotic to get rid of her infection.
  • Perhaps the most well known antibiotic is penicillin.
  • So my antibiotic is exposed until I can take it in the morning.
  • The current crisis in antibiotic resistance is the result of such decisions. for more
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