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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lincomycin, Lincocinnoun

    antibiotic (trade name Lincocin) obtained from a streptomyces bacterium and used in the treatment of certain penicillin-resistant infections

Wiktionary

  1. lincomycinnoun

    A lincosamide antibiotic derived from Streptomyces lincolnensis.

Wikipedia

  1. Lincomycin

    Lincomycin is a lincosamide antibiotic that comes from the actinomycete Streptomyces lincolnensis. A related compound, clindamycin, is derived from lincomycin by using thionyl chloride to replace the 7-hydroxy group with a chlorine atom with inversion of chirality. It was released for medical use in September 1964.

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  1. lincomycin

    Lincomycin is an antibiotic medication used to treat bacterial infections. It is a lincosamide antibiotic that works by preventing the bacteria from growing and reproducing, thus helping to clear up the infection. Lincomycin is used to treat severe bacterial infections when penicillin cannot be used. The medicine is only effective against certain types of bacteria.

Wikidata

  1. Lincomycin

    Lincomycin is a lincosamide antibiotic that comes from the actinomyces Streptomyces lincolnensis. It has been structurally modified by thionyl chloride to its more commonly known 7-chloro-7-deoxy derivative, clindamycin. It is available under the brand name of Lincobect and Lincocin in Pakistan.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Lincomycin

    An antibiotic produced by Streptomyces lincolnensis var. lincolnensis. It has been used in the treatment of staphylococcal, streptococcal, and Bacteroides fragilis infections.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lincomycin in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lincomycin in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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