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]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Chlortetracycline — Systematic (IUPAC) name (4S,4aS,5aS,6S,12aS,Z) 2 [amino(hydroxy)methylene] 7 chloro 4 (dimethylamino) 6,10,11,12a tetrahydroxy 6 methyl 4a,5,5a,6 tetrahydrotetracene 1,3,12(2H,4H,12aH) trione …   Wikipedia

  • Chlortetracycline — См. Хлортетрациклин (Источник: «Словарь терминов микробиологии») …   Словарь микробиологии

  • chlortétracycline — ● chlortétracycline nom féminin Antibiotique dérivé de la tétracycline, élaboré par Streptomyces aureolaciens, à large spectre d activité …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • chlortetracycline — ☆ chlortetracycline [klôrte΄trə sī′klin, klôr te΄trə sī′klīn΄ ] n. [ CHLOR(O) + TETRACYCLINE] a yellow antibiotic, C22H23ClN2O8, isolated from a microorganism ( Streptomyces aureofaciens): it is used against a wide variety of bacterial and… …   English World dictionary

  • chlortetracycline — Aureomycin 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

  • chlortetracycline — noun Date: 1953 a yellow crystalline broad spectrum antibiotic C22H23ClN2O8 that is produced by a soil actinomycete (Streptomyces aureofaciens) and is sometimes used in animal feeds to stimulate growth …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Chlortetracycline — …   Википедия

  • chlortetracycline — /klawr te treuh suy klin, kleen, klohr /, n. Pharm. a yellow, crystalline, antibiotic powder, C22H23N2O8Cl, biosynthesized by Streptomyces aureofaciens, used in the treatment of infections. [1950 55; CHLOR 2 + TETRACYCLINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • chlortetracycline — noun A particular tetracycline antibiotic. Syn: aureomycin …   Wiktionary

  • chlortetracycline — Active against a wide range of pathogenic microorganisms including hemolytic streptococci, staphylococci, typhoid bacilli, and brucellae, as well as against certain viruses. Also available as c. hydrochloride. * * * chlor·tet·ra·cy·cline .klōr… …   Medical dictionary

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