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fluoroquinolone

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noun flu·o·ro·quin·o·lone \ˌflu̇r-ō-ˈkwi-nə-ˌlōn\

Definition of fluoroquinolone

  1. :  any of a group of fluorinated derivatives of quinolone that are used as antibacterial drugs



1984

First Known Use of fluoroquinolone

1984


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fluoroquinolone

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noun flu·o·ro·quin·o·lone \-ˈkwin-ə-ˌlōn\

Medical Definition of fluoroquinolone

  1. :  any of a group of fluorinated derivatives (as ciprofloxacin and levofloxacin) of quinolone that are used as antibacterial drugs




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