Destructive to, or repressing the growth of, the pneumococcus (for example, penicillin).
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antipneumococcic(1) A term of waning use for an agent that kills Streptococcus pneumonia.
(2) A near-extinct adjective pertaining to anything that has a antipneumococcal effect.
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