/toh'breuh muy"sin/, n. Pharm.
a highly toxic aminoglycoside antibiotic, C18H37N5O9, derived from Streptomyces tenebarius, used in the treatment of serious infections due to susceptible Gram-positive and Gram-negative organisms.
[1970-75; perh. (Strep)to(myces) (tene)bra(rias) + -MYCIN]

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