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carbenicillin

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noun car·ben·i·cil·lin \ ˌkär-ˌben-ə-ˈsil-ən \

medical Definition of carbenicillin

:a broad-spectrum semisynthetic penicillin C17H18N2O6S that is used especially against gram-negative bacteria (as pseudomonas)

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