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strep

[strep] /strɛp/
noun
adjective
Origin
1930-1935
1930-35; by shortening
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British Dictionary definitions for streppest

strep

/strɛp/
noun
1.
(informal) short for streptococcus
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Word Origin and History for streppest

strep

1927, in strep throat, short for streptococcus.

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streppest in Medicine

strep (strěp)
adj.
Streptococcal. n.
Streptococcus.

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Related Abbreviations for streppest

strep

streptococcus
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