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amoxicillin

noun amox·i·cil·lin \ə-ˌmäk-sē-ˈsi-lən\

Definition of AMOXICILLIN

:  a semisynthetic penicillin C16H19N3O5S derived from ampicillin
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Origin of AMOXICILLIN

amino + ox- + penicillin
First Known Use: 1971
Medical Dictionary

amoxicillin

noun amox·i·cil·lin

Medical Definition of AMOXICILLIN

:  a semisynthetic penicillin C16H19N3O5S derived from ampicillin—see amoxil, augmentin, larotid, trimox

Variants of AMOXICILLIN

amox·i·cil·lin or British amox·y·cil·lin \ə-ˌmäk-sē-ˈsil-ən\

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