candicidin

[ kăn′dĭ-sīdn ]

n.

An antibiotic agent derived from a soil actinomycete and active against some fungi of the genus Candida.

Nearby words

  1. cerato-,
  2. ceratocricoid muscle,
  3. ceratodus,
  4. ceratoid,
  5. ceratophyllus,
  6. ceratosaur,
  7. ceratosaurus,
  8. cerberean,
  9. cerberus,
  10. cercal


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