a semisynthetic penicillin, C 18 H 19 N 3 O 5 S, taken orally as a broad-spectrum antibiotic.
amoxicillin a·mox·i·cil·lin (ə-mŏk’sĭ-sĭl’ĭn)
A derivative of ampicillin that is effective against a broad range of gram-negative and gram-positive bacteria.
An antibiotic derived from penicillin, having an antibacterial spectrum of action similar to that of ampicillin. Chemical formula: C16H19N3O5.
n. 1971, contracted from amino- + oxy- + ending from penicillin.
. a Fukienese dialect spoken in and around , as well as on Taiwan and Hainan. Historical Examples So the passenger traffic between Amoy and the southern colonies is very great. The International Development of China Sun Yat-sen On the morning of the 29th of May, came into the port of Amoy and anchored. Kathay: […]
amoz strong, the father of the prophet Isaiah (2 Kings 19:2, 20; 20:1; Isa. 1:1; 2:1). As to his personal history little is positively known. He is supposed by some to have been the “man of God” spoken of in 2 Chr. 25:7, 8. Historical Examples He was the son of amoz, who has been […]
. (def 2). to excite or energize (usually followed by up): We were so amped up for the game that we forgot to eat. . . a white, crystalline, water-soluble nucleotide, C 10 H 12 N 5 O 3 H 2 PO 4 , obtained by the partial hydrolysis of ATP or of ribonucleic acid, […]