Synonyms

1. penicillin-resistant_bacteria

noun. bacteria that are unaffected by penicillin.

Synonyms

  • bacterium

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2. non-resistant

noun. a reformer who believes in passive resistance.

Synonyms

  • social reformer
  • reformer
  • passive resister
  • meliorist
  • reformist

3. run-resistant

adjective. (of hosiery) resistant to runs or (in Britain) ladders.

Synonyms

  • imperviable
  • impervious
  • runproof

Antonyms

  • permeable
  • receptive

4. penicillin

noun. ['ˌpɛnəˈsɪlən'] any of various antibiotics obtained from Penicillium molds (or produced synthetically) and used in the treatment of various infections and diseases.

Synonyms

  • SK-Ampicillin
  • griseofulvin
  • Augmentin
  • Polycillin
  • penicillin G
  • antibiotic
  • penicillin F
  • Pipracil
  • Fulvicin
  • ampicillin
  • phenoxymethyl penicillin
  • antibiotic drug
  • Larotid
  • Polymox
  • methicillin
  • penicillin O
  • penicillin V
  • Trimox
  • penicillinase-resistant antibiotic
  • piperacillin
  • Principen
  • Amoxil
  • amoxicillin

5. resistant

adjective. ['rɪˈzɪstənt, riːˈzɪstənt'] relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection).

Synonyms

  • immune
  • insusceptible

Antonyms

  • inoffensive
  • pleasant
  • powerlessness

Etymology

  • résistant (French)

6. resistant

adjective. ['rɪˈzɪstənt, riːˈzɪstənt'] incapable of absorbing or mixing with.

Synonyms

  • nonabsorptive
  • nonabsorbent

Antonyms

  • subordinate
  • tractable
  • obedient

Etymology

  • résistant (French)

7. resistant

adjective. ['rɪˈzɪstənt, riːˈzɪstənt'] able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress.

Synonyms

  • tolerable

Antonyms

  • nonabsorbency
  • permeable

Etymology

  • résistant (French)

8. resistant

adjective. ['rɪˈzɪstənt, riːˈzɪstənt'] disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority.

Synonyms

  • noncompliant
  • defiant
  • resistive

Antonyms

  • manageable
  • willing
  • sensitive
  • unsusceptibility

Etymology

  • résistant (French)

9. resistant

adjective. ['rɪˈzɪstənt, riːˈzɪstənt'] impervious to being affected.

Synonyms

  • imperviable

Antonyms

  • affected
  • nonexempt

Etymology

  • résistant (French)

10. bacteria

noun. ['bækˈtɪriːə'] (microbiology) single-celled or noncellular spherical or spiral or rod-shaped organisms lacking chlorophyll that reproduce by fission; important as pathogens and for biochemical properties; taxonomy is difficult; often considered to be plants.

Synonyms

  • probiotic
  • diplococcus
  • probiotic flora
  • microorganism
  • superbug
  • legionella
  • eubacteria
  • genus Calymmatobacterium
  • genus Francisella
  • eubacterium
  • probiotic bacterium
  • rod
  • nitrobacterium
  • pus-forming bacteria
  • gonococcus
  • true bacteria
  • acidophil
  • Calymmatobacterium
  • Legionella pneumophilia
  • bacterium
  • Neisseria gonorrhoeae
  • penicillin-resistant bacteria
  • acidophile
  • micro-organism
  • bacteroid
  • probiotic microflora

Etymology

  • bacteria (Latin)
  • βακτηρία (Ancient Greek (to 1453))
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