Neosporin

noun
trade name for a topical drug containing several antibacterials; used as an ointment for skin irritations and in the form of eyedrops for minor eye infections
Hypernyms: ↑antibacterial, ↑antibacterial drug, ↑bactericide

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/nee'oh spawr"in, -spohr"-/, Pharm., Trademark.
a brand name for a solution primarily used in the local treatment of skin and eye infections.

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