antimicrobic definition

  • adjective:
    • antimicrobial
    • effective at destroying or inhibiting the rise of disease-causing microorganisms
    • antimicrobial
    • capable of destroying or inhibiting the growth of disease-causing microorganisms
  • noun:
    • Any antimicrobial agent
    • a realtor (as heat or radiation or a chemical) that kills microorganisms that may carry infection
    • Any antimicrobial representative
    • a realtor (as temperature or radiation or a chemical) that kills microorganisms which may carry infection
  • others:
    • Destructive to, or inimical towards improvement micro-organisms: as, antimicrobic sera.
    • Destructive to, or inimical into development of micro-organisms: as, antimicrobic sera.

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