Aureomycin
chlortetracycline chlortetracycline n. a yellow crystalline antibacterial antibiotic used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseases. {Aureomycin} is one common trademark for chlortetracycline.

Syn: Aureomycin. [WordNet 1.5]


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  • Aureomycin — n. 1. [a trademark.] a yellow crystalline antibiotic (generic name {chlortetracycline}) used to treat certain bacterial and rickettsial diseases. Syn: chlortetracycline. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Aureomycin — Aureomycin®   das, s, Handelsname für Arzneimittel, die das Antibiotikum Chlortetracyclin (Tetracycline) enthalten …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Aureomycin — ☆ Aureomycin [ô΄rē ō mī′sin ] [< L aureus, golden (from its color) + MYCIN] trademark for CHLORTETRACYCLINE …   English World dictionary

  • Aureomycin® — /ö rē ə mīˈsin or ō / noun A tradename for chlortetracycline, an antibiotic used to treat skin and eye infections ORIGIN: From Streptomyces aureofaciens, from which it is obtained …   Useful english dictionary

  • aureomycin — chlortetraciklinas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Tetraciklino grupės gamtinis antibiotikas. atitikmenys: angl. aureomycin; biomycin; chlorotetracycline rus. ауреомицин; биомицин; хлортетрациклин ryšiai: sinonimas – aureomicinas sinonimas – …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • Aureomycin — /awr ee oh muy sin/, Pharm., Trademark. a brand of chlortetracycline. * * * …   Universalium

  • aureomycin — noun The drug chlortetracycline, obtained from Streptomyces aureofaciens bacteria …   Wiktionary

  • Aureomycin — Au·reo·my·cin .ȯr ē ō mīs ən trademark used for a preparation of the hydrochloride of chlortetracycline * * * n. see chlortetracycline …   Medical dictionary

  • Aureomycin — Au|reo|my|cin [... tsi:n] das; s <nach dem lat. Namen der Bakterienart Aureofaciens Streptomyces, eigtl. »einen goldfarbigen Stoff ausscheidender Strahlenpilz«, zu gr. mýkēs »Pilz«> ein ↑Antibiotikum …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • aureomycin — n. name of a medicine …   English contemporary dictionary

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