antimycin A


an·ti·my·cin A

noun \ˌan-ti-ˈmī-sən-ˈā\

Definition of ANTIMYCIN A

:  a crystalline antibiotic C28H40N2O9 used especially as a fungicide, insecticide, and miticide —called also antimycin

Origin of ANTIMYCIN A

anti- + -mycin
First Known Use: 1949

an·ti·my·cin A

noun \ˌant-i-ˌmīs-ən-ˈā\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ANTIMYCIN A

: a crystalline antibiotic C28H40N2O9 used especially as a fungicide, insecticide, and miticide—called also antimycin

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: antineoplastic
Previous Word in the Dictionary: antimorph
All Words Near: antimycin A

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up antimycin A? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More