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typhoidin

[tahy-foi-din]
noun Medicine/Medical.
  1. 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

noun
  1. med a culture of dead typhoid bacillus for injection into the skin to test for typhoid fever
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typhoidin in Medicine

typhoidin

(tī-foidĭn)
n.
  1. A culture of typhoid bacilli, used to test for the presence of typhoid fever.
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