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cephamycin

noun ceph·a·my·cin \ ˌsef-ə-ˈmīs-ᵊn \

medical Definition of cephamycin

:any of several beta-lactam antibiotics that are produced by various bacteria of the genus Streptomyces or are made semisynthetically and that closely resemble the cephalosporins in structure and pharmacological properties

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