Neobiotic

noun
an antibiotic obtained from an actinomycete and used (as a sulphate under the trade name Neobiotic) as an intestinal antiseptic in surgery
Syn: ↑neomycin, ↑fradicin
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑antibiotic, ↑antibiotic drug, ↑antiseptic

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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