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A broad-spectrum semisynthetic penicillin, C16H19N3O4S, that is used, often in the form of its sodium salt, to treat infections of the intestinal, urinary, and respiratory tracts.
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(Pharmacology) a semisynthetic penicillin used to treat various infections
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am•pi•cil•lin(ˌæm pəˈsɪl ɪn)
a broad-spectrum semisynthetic penicillin, C16H19N3O4S, effective against certain susceptible Gram-positive and Gram-negative bacteria.
[1965–70; probably am(ino-benzyl)p(en)icillin, an alternate chemical name]
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|Noun||1.||ampicillin - semisynthetic penicillin (trade names Principen and Polycillin and SK-Ampicillin)|
penicillin - any of various antibiotics obtained from Penicillium molds (or produced synthetically) and used in the treatment of various infections and diseases
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n. ampicilina, penicilina semisintética.
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