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spectinomycin definitions

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n
1: an antibiotic used to treat gonorrhea

Merriam Webster's

noun Etymology: spect- (from New Latin spectabilis, specific epithet of Streptomyces spectabilis) + actinomycin Date: 1964 a white crystalline broad-spectrum antibiotic C14H24N2O7 produced by a bacterium (Streptomyces spectabilis) that is used clinically especially in the form of its hydrochloride to treat gonorrhea



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