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anti-infective

[an-tee-in-fek-tiv, an-tahy-]Pharmacology
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adjective
  1. of or relating to a substance used in the treatment of an infection.
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noun
  1. any such substance, as bacitracin.
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Related formsan·ti-in·fec·tive·ness, noun
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anti-infective

(ăn′tē-ĭn-fĕktĭv, ăn′tī-)
adj.
  1. Capable of preventing or counteracting infection.
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n.
  1. An anti-infective agent or drug.
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