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carbomycin

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noun car·bo·my·cin \ˌkär-bə-ˈmīs-ən\

Medical Definition of carbomycin

  1. :  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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