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bacteriostatic

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adjective bac·te·ri·o·stat·ic \-ˌtir-ē-ō-ˈstat-ik\

Medical Definition of bacteriostatic

  1. :  causing bacteriostasis a bacteriostatic agent

bacteriostatically

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