ristocetin

noun
ris·​to·​ce·​tin | \ ˌris-tə-ˈsēt-ᵊn How to pronounce ristocetin (audio) \

Medical Definition of ristocetin

: either of two antibiotics or a mixture of both produced by an actinomycete of the genus Nocardia (N. lurida)

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“Ristocetin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/ristocetin. Accessed 18 Jan. 2022.

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