Definición de erythromycin en inglés:

erythromycin

Saltos de línea: erythro|mycin
Pronunciación: /ɪˌrɪθrə(ʊ)ˈmʌɪsɪn
 
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sustantivo

[mass noun] Medicine
  • An antibiotic used in the treatment of infections caused by Gram-positive bacteria. It is similar in its effects to penicillin.
    • This is obtained from the streptomycete bacterium Streptomyces erythreus
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • This strain was resistant to methicillin, cephalothin, gentamicin, erythromycin, chloramphenicol and tetracycline.
    • In its early stages, leptospirosis can be treated with antibiotics such as penicillin, streptomycin, tetracycline and erythromycin.
    • Treatment is with antibiotics such as erythromycin and tetracycline.

Origen

1950s: from elements of the modern Latin taxonomic name (see above) + -in1.

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