demeclocycline

noun

de·​mec·​lo·​cy·​cline ˌdem-ə-klō-ˈsī-ˌklēn How to pronounce demeclocycline (audio)
: a broad-spectrum tetracycline antibiotic produced by an actinomycete of the genus Streptomyces (S. aureofaciens) and used especially in the form of its hydrochloride C21H21ClN2O8·HCl

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“Demeclocycline.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/demeclocycline. Accessed 4 Feb. 2023.

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