streptovaricin

noun

strep·​to·​var·​i·​cin ˌstrep-tō-ˈvar-ə-sən How to pronounce streptovaricin (audio)
: any of a group of antibiotics isolated from a bacterium of the genus Streptomyces (S. spectabilis)

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“Streptovaricin.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/streptovaricin. Accessed 26 Feb. 2024.

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