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English definition of “MRSA”


noun [U] uk   /ˌem.ɑːr.esˈeɪ/ specialized us  
methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: a type of bacterium (= an extremely small organism) that cannot be treated by most antibioticsBacteria, moulds, germs and viruses
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