bacteriostatic

adjective

bac·​te·​ri·​o·​stat·​ic -ˌtir-ē-ō-ˈstat-ik How to pronounce bacteriostatic (audio)
: causing bacteriostasis
a bacteriostatic agent
bacteriostatically adverb

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“Bacteriostatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/bacteriostatic. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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