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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