antistreptococcal

adjective
an·​ti·​strep·​to·​coc·​cal | \ -ˌstrep-tə-ˈkäk-əl How to pronounce antistreptococcal (audio) \
variants: or antistreptococcic \ -​ˈkäk-​(s)ik How to pronounce antistreptococcic (audio) \

Medical Definition of antistreptococcal

: tending to destroy or inhibit the growth and reproduction of streptococci antistreptococcal antibodies

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“Antistreptococcal.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/antistreptococcal. Accessed 18 Feb. 2020.

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