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carbomycin

noun car·bo·my·cin \ ˌkär-bə-ˈmīs-ᵊn \

medical Definition of carbomycin

:a colorless crystalline basic macrolide antibiotic C42H67NO16 produced by a bacterium of the genus Streptomyces (S. halstedii) and active especially in inhibiting the growth of gram-positive bacteria — see magnamycin

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