actinomycosis actinomycosis  /æk ˈtɪ noʊ ˈmaɪ ˈkoʊ sɪs/

Definition(s):

  • (n) disease of cattle that can be transmitted to humans; results from infection with actinomycetes; characterized by hard swellings that exude pus through long sinuses

Usage(s):

  1. Diseases against which penicillin is effective but not fully tested: syphilis, actinomycosis, bacterial endocarditis.
  2. Diseases against which penicillin is effective but not fully tested: syphilis, actinomycosis, bacterial endocarditis.

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