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azithromycin

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noun azith·ro·my·cin \ ə-ˌzith-rō-ˈmīs-ᵊn \

medical Definition of azithromycin

:a semisynthetic macrolide antibiotic C38H72N2O12 that is derived from erythromycin and is used especially as an antibacterial agent — see zithromax, z-pak

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