rick·​ett·​sio·​stat·​ic ri-ˌket-sē-ə-ˈstat-ik How to pronounce rickettsiostatic (audio)
: inhibiting the growth of rickettsiae
the rickettsiostatic effect of chloramphenicol

Dictionary Entries Near rickettsiostatic

Cite this Entry

“Rickettsiostatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/rickettsiostatic. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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