beta-lactamase-resistant antibiotic


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beta-lactamase-resistant antibiotic

Any of the antibiotics resistant to the action of beta lactamase. This property makes these antibiotics effective against microbial organisms that produce beta lactamase. See: beta-lactamase resistant penicillin
See also: antibiotic

beta-lactamase-resistant antibiotic

, ß-lactamase-resistant antibiotic (bat?a lak'ta-mas?, -maz?) See: antibiotic
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