antituberculosis

adjective
an·ti·tu·ber·cu·lo·sis | \ ˌan-tē-tu̇-ˌbər-kyə-ˈlō-səs , -tyu̇- , ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antitubercular \ˌan-tē-tu̇-ˈbər-kyə-lər, -tyu̇-, ˌan-tī- \ or antituberculous \ˌan-tē-tu̇-ˈbər-kyə-ləs, -tyu̇-, ˌan-tī- \

Definition of antituberculosis 

: used or effective against tuberculosis antituberculosis drug treatment antitubercular medications antituberculous activity

First Known Use of antituberculosis

1859, in the meaning defined above

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