staph

noun \ ˈstaf \
|Updated on: 2 Jul 2018

Examples of staph in a Sentence

  1. a resistant strain of staph

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First Known Use of staph

circa 1933

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Definition of staph for English Language Learners

  • medical : a group of bacteria that cause many common illnesses (such as skin infections and food poisoning)


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staph

noun \ ˈstaf \

medical Definition of staph

: staphylococcus 2; also : an infection with staphylococci

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