filipin

noun

fil·​i·​pin ˈfil-ə-pin How to pronounce filipin (audio)
: an antifungal antibiotic C35H58O11 produced by a bacterium of the genus Streptomyces (S. filipinensis)

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“Filipin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/filipin. Accessed 15 Jul. 2024.

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