Neobiotic


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Noun1.Neobiotic - an antibiotic obtained from an actinomycete and used (as a sulphate under the trade name Neobiotic) as an intestinal antiseptic in surgery
antibiotic, antibiotic drug - a chemical substance derivable from a mold or bacterium that can kill microorganisms and cure bacterial infections; "when antibiotics were first discovered they were called wonder drugs"
antiseptic - a substance that destroys micro-organisms that carry disease without harming body tissues
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service