Definition of 'penicillin'
Example sentences containing 'penicillin'
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No government forces a hospital to give penicillin to a patient who has pointed out that he is allergic to it. Times, Sunday Times (2013)Computers have not really changed the world, not the way railways did or penicillin. Times, Sunday Times (2008)
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Translations for 'penicillin'
British English: penicillin /ˌpɛnɪˈsɪlɪn/ NOUN
Penicillin is a drug that kills bacteria and is used to treat infections.
- American English: penicillin
- Arabic: بِنْسِلِين
- Brazilian Portuguese: penicilina
- Chinese: 青霉素
- Croatian: penicilin
- Czech: penicilin
- Danish: penicillin
- Dutch: penicilline
- European Spanish: penicilina
- Finnish: penisilliini
- French: pénicilline
- German: Penizillin
- Greek: πενικιλίνη
- Italian: penicillina
- Japanese: ペニシリン
- Korean: 페니실린
- Norwegian: penicillin
- Polish: penicylina
- European Portuguese: penicilina
- Romanian: penicilină
- Russian: пенициллин
- Spanish: penicilina
- Swedish: penicillin
- Thai: เพนนิซิลิน
- Turkish: penisilin
- Ukrainian: пеніцилін
- Vietnamese: thuốc penicillin
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