multidrug

adjective
mul·​ti·​drug | \ ˌməl-tē-ˈdrəg How to pronounce multidrug (audio) , -ˌtī- \

Definition of multidrug

: utilizing or involving more than one drug a multidrug chemotherapy regimen multidrug resistant tuberculosis multidrug abuse

First Known Use of multidrug

1915, in the meaning defined above

Learn More About multidrug

Time Traveler for multidrug

Time Traveler

The first known use of multidrug was in 1915

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near multidrug

multidivisional

multidrug

multielectrode

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for multidrug

Cite this Entry

“Multidrug.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/multidrug. Accessed 15 Aug. 2022.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon

More Definitions for multidrug

multidrug

adjective
mul·​ti·​drug | \ -ˌdrəg How to pronounce multidrug (audio) \

Medical Definition of multidrug

: utilizing or relating to more than one drug multidrug therapy

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Odd Habits and Quirks

  • image1926873504
  • Which of the following best describes an easily irritated person?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Universal Daily Crossword

A daily challenge for crossword fanatics.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!