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cephalosporin

noun ceph·a·lo·spo·rin \ˌsef-ə-lə-ˈspōr-ən, -ˈspr-\

Medical Definition of CEPHALOSPORIN

:  any of several beta-lactam antibiotics produced by an imperfect fungus of the genus Acremonium or made semisynthetically
April 18, 2015
wimple Hear it
to veil, ripple, or meander
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