Glossary of Medical Terms

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A local antiseptic with a higher germicidal strength than phenol and smaller toxicity to tissues; used in disinfectants and fumigants; its acetate derivative is used as a topical antiseptic and fungicide. Synonym: metacresol.
antifibrinolysin   antifibrinolytic   antifibrinolytic agent   antifoam agent   antifoaming agents   antifolic   antifreeze protein   antifungal   (0)
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