nitrofuran

[ nī′trō-fyurăn′, -fyu-răn ]

n.

Any of several drugs derived from furan that are used to inhibit bacterial growth.
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Science definitions for nitrofuran

nitrofuran
[ nī′trō-fyurăn′ ]

Any of several drugs derived from furan that are used to inhibit bacterial growth.
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