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typhoidin

[ tahy-foi-din ]
/ taɪˈfɔɪ dɪn /
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noun Medicine/Medical.
a culture of dead typhoid bacilli used by cutaneous inoculation to detect the presence of a typhoid infection.
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Origin of typhoidin

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British Dictionary definitions for typhoidin

typhoidin
/ (taɪˈfɔɪdɪn) /

noun
med a culture of dead typhoid bacillus for injection into the skin to test for typhoid fever
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012

Medical definitions for typhoidin

typhoidin
[ tī-foidĭn ]

n.
A culture of typhoid bacilli, used to test for the presence of typhoid fever.
The American Heritage® Stedman's Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2002, 2001, 1995 by Houghton Mifflin Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Company.
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