antituberculosis

adjective
an·​ti·​tu·​ber·​cu·​lo·​sis | \ ˌan-tē-tu̇-ˌbər-kyə-ˈlō-səs How to pronounce antituberculosis (audio) , -tyu̇-, ˌan-tī- \
variants: or antitubercular \ ˌan-​tē-​tu̇-​ˈbər-​kyə-​lər How to pronounce antitubercular (audio) , -​tyu̇-​ , ˌan-​tī-​ \ or antituberculous \ ˌan-​tē-​tu̇-​ˈbər-​kyə-​ləs How to pronounce antituberculous (audio) , -​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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“Antituberculosis.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/antituberculosis. Accessed 5 Jul. 2020.

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antituberculosis

adjective
an·​ti·​tu·​ber·​cu·​lo·​sis | \ ˌant-i-t(y)u̇-ˌbər-kyə-ˈlō-səs, ˌan-ˌtī- How to pronounce antituberculosis (audio) \
variants: or antitubercular \ -​ˈbər-​kyə-​lər How to pronounce antitubercular (audio) \ or antituberculous \ -​ˈbər-​kyə-​ləs How to pronounce antituberculous (audio) \

Medical Definition of antituberculosis

: used or effective against tuberculosis antituberculosis drugs antituberculosis activity

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