oligodynamic

[ŏl′ĭ-gō-dī-nămĭk]

adj.

Active or effective in very small quantities, as certain germicides or heavy-metal toxins.

Nearby words

  1. oligodendroglia,
  2. oligodendroglia cell,
  3. oligodendroglioma,
  4. oligodipsia,
  5. oligodontia,
  6. oligogalactia,
  7. oligogene,
  8. oligohydramnios,
  9. oligohydruria,
  10. oligomenorrhea


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