rickettsiostatic

adjective
rick·​ett·​sio·​stat·​ic | \ ri-ˌket-sē-ə-ˈstat-ik How to pronounce rickettsiostatic (audio) \

Medical Definition of rickettsiostatic

: inhibiting the growth of rickettsiae the rickettsiostatic effect of chloramphenicol

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“Rickettsiostatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rickettsiostatic. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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