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amphotericin

[am-fuh-ter-uh-sin]
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noun Pharmacology.
  1. an amphoteric antibiotic produced by the bacterium Streptomyces nodosus and used in the treatment of fungal infections.
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Origin of amphotericin

First recorded in 1950–55; amphoteric + -in2
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