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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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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
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