doxycycline

noun doxy·cy·cline \ ˌdäk-sə-ˈsī-ˌklēn \

Definition of doxycycline

: a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic C22H24N2O8 used orally to treat various bacterial infections

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Origin and Etymology of doxycycline

deoxy- + tetracycline


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doxycycline

noun doxy·cy·cline \ ˌdäk-sə-ˈsī-ˌklēn \

medical Definition of doxycycline

: a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic C22H24N2O8 used orally to treat various bacterial infections

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