tuberculostatic

adjective
tu·​ber·​cu·​lo·​stat·​ic | \ t(y)u̇-ˌbər-kyə-lō-ˈstat-ik How to pronounce tuberculostatic (audio) \

Medical Definition of tuberculostatic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: inhibiting the growth of the tubercle bacillus a tuberculostatic drug

tuberculostatic

noun

Medical Definition of tuberculostatic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a tuberculostatic agent

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“Tuberculostatic.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tuberculostatic. Accessed 19 May. 2022.

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