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fungistatic

[fuhn-juh-stat-ik, fuhng-guh-] /ˌfʌn dʒəˈstæt ɪk, ˌfʌŋ gə-/
adjective
1.
(of a substance or preparation) inhibiting the growth of a fungus.
Origin
1920-1925
1920-25; fungi- + static
Related forms
fungistatically, adverb
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fungistatic in Medicine

fungistatic fun·gi·stat·ic (fŭn'jĭ-stāt'ĭk, fŭng'gĭ-)
adj.
Having an inhibiting effect upon the growth and reproduction of fungi without destroying them.

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