Definition of antibacterial in English:


Syllabification: an·ti·bac·te·ri·al
Pronunciation: /ˌantēbakˈti(ə)rēəl, ˌantī-


  • Active against bacteria.
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    • The worldwide emergence of bacterial resistance to antibacterial agents has produced a need for new methods of combating bacterial infections.
    • The antibacterial soap kills most germs, while regular soap washes bacteria from the skin or transfers it to a towel.
    • Antibacterial prescribing and antibacterial resistance in English general practice: cross sectional study

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