from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of a group of organic sulfur compounds containing the radical SO2NH2 and including the sulfa drugs.
- n. See sulfa drug.
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- n. Any amide of a sulfonic acid RS(=O)2NR'2.
- n. Any of a group of antibiotics; a sulfa drug.
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- n. antibacterial consisting of any of several synthetic organic compounds capable of inhibiting the growth of bacteria that require PABA
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