sulfa drug

noun

Definition of sulfa drug

  1. :  any of various synthetic organic bacteria-inhibiting drugs that are sulfonamides derived especially from sulfanilamide

1940

First Known Use of sulfa drug

1940


Medical Dictionary

sulfa drug

noun

Medical Definition of sulfa drug

  1. :  any of various synthetic organic bacteria-inhibiting drugs that are sulfonamides closely related chemically to sulfanilamide—called also sulfa


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