chemoprophylaxis love

chemoprophylaxis

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun The use of chemicals or drugs to prevent disease, especially infections.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun chemoprevention; the prevention of disease using food supplements or drugs.

Etymologies

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

chemo- +‎ prophylaxis

Examples

Comments

Log in or sign up to get involved in the conversation. It's quick and easy.