leprostatic

noun
lep·ro·stat·ic | \ˌlep-rə-ˈstat-ik \

Medical Definition of leprostatic 

: an agent that inhibits the growth of Hansen's bacillus

Learn More about leprostatic

Share leprostatic

Dictionary Entries near leprostatic

leprophobia

leprosarium

leproserie

leprostatic

leprosy

leprotic

leprous

Comments on leprostatic

What made you want to look up leprostatic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

one that holds something together

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Words from Greek and Roman Mythology Quiz

  • the-triumph-of-venus-by-alessandro-magnasco
  • Boreal comes from the name of the ancient Greek god of which wind?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
SCRABBLE® Sprint

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!