Medical Dictionary

penicillin O

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noun \-ˈō\

Medical Definition of penicillin O

  1. :  a penicillin C13H18N2O4S2 that is similar to penicillin G in antibiotic activity but that is obtained by growing the penicillia in a culture medium that contains a precursor


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