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antitrypanosomal

adjective an·ti·try·pano·som·al \ -trip-ˌan-ə-ˈsō-məl \
variants: also antitrypanosome play \-trip-ˈan-ə-ˌsōm\

medical Definition of antitrypanosomal

: trypanocidal
  • The threat of catastrophic shortages of antitrypanosomal drugs comes at a time when efforts to control sleeping sickness are failing all over Africa.
  • —Pamela NagamiBitten: True Medical Stories of Bites and Stings2005

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