antineoplastic antibiotic(redirected from anti-cancer antibiotic)
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|Noun||1.||antineoplastic antibiotic - an antibiotic drug used as an antineoplastic in chemotherapy|
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"
antineoplastic, antineoplastic drug, cancer drug - any of several drugs that control or kill neoplastic cells; used in chemotherapy to kill cancer cells; all have unpleasant side effects that may include nausea and vomiting and hair loss and suppression of bone marrow function