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antimicrobial

antimicrobial

adjective an·ti·mi·cro·bi·al \ˌan-ti-mī-ˈkrō-bē-əl\

Definition of ANTIMICROBIAL

:  destroying or inhibiting the growth of microorganisms and especially pathogenic microorganisms
antimicrobial noun

First Known Use of ANTIMICROBIAL

1891

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