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trichophytin

noun tricho·phy·tin \ ˌtrik-ə-ˈfīt-ᵊn , tri-ˈkäf-ət-ᵊn \

medical Definition of trichophytin

: an antigenic extract from cultures of fungi of the genus Trichophyton used especially formerly in a test for trichophytosis

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