a semisynthetic penicillin, C 17 H 16 N 2 Na 2 O 6 S, used against certain bacteria, especially those involved in urinary tract infections.
carbenicillin car·ben·i·cil·lin (kär-běn’ĭ-sĭl’ĭn)
A semisynthetic derivative of penicillin that is effective in the treatment of infections caused by certain susceptible strains of gram-negative bacteria.
- Carbenicillin disodium
carbenicillin disodium carbenicillin disodium n. The disodium salt of a semisynthetic derivative of penicillin used in the treatment of severe systemic infections, septicemia, and urinary, genitourinary, respiratory, and soft-tissue infections.
noun a drug that inhibits the synthesis of the hormone thyroxine, used in the management of hyperthyroidism
(formerly) a soldier armed with a carbine. Historical Examples The gray flags were bare except where the carbineer’s body lay. The Pursuit Frank (Frank Mackenzie) Savile These were Lieutenant Adendorff, of Lonsdale’s regiment, and a carbineer. History of the Zulu War A. Wilmot Or rather one carbineer—Sergeant Pinale, who has been at the bottom of […]
methyl alcohol. an alcohol derived from methyl alcohol. carbinol car·bi·nol (kär’bə-nôl’, -nōl’) n. See methanol.