cephaloridine

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noun ceph·a·lor·i·dine \ˌse-fə-ˈlȯr-ə-ˌdēn, -ˈlär-\

Definition of cephaloridine

  1. :  a semisynthetic broad-spectrum antibiotic C19H17N3O4S2 derived from cephalosporin

Origin and Etymology of cephaloridine

probably from cephalosporin + -idine


First Known Use: 1964


Medical Dictionary

cephaloridine

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noun ceph·a·lor·i·dine \ˌsef-ə-ˈlȯr-ə-ˌdēn, -ˈlär-\

Medical Definition of cephaloridine

  1. :  a semisynthetic broad-spectrum antibiotic C19H17N3O4S2 derived from a cephalosporin


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