TITLE

pneumococcidal

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1693
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "pneumococcidalA definition of the medical term "pneumococcidal " is presented. Pneumococcidal originated from the Latin word cidus, which means killing. It means killing pneumococci. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co. " is presented. Pneumococcidal originated from the Latin word cidus, which means killing. Pneumococcidal means killing pneumococci. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
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