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

  • noun A macrolide antibiotic, C38H69NO13, used primarily to treat bacterial respiratory infections.

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  • noun A macrolide antibiotic used to treat various conditions.

Etymologies

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

[Probably c(h)la(mydia) (the causative agent of a type of pneumonia targeted by the drug) + alteration of (e)rythromycin.]

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