Translation of "penicillin" - English-Spanish dictionary

penicillin

noun [ no plural ] uk /ˌpen·ɪˈsɪl·ɪn/

a type of medicine that kills bacteria and is used to treat illness

penicilina

(Translation of “penicillin” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

penicillin

noun /peniˈsilin/

(medical) a kind of antibiotic medicine which kills many harmful bacteria

penicilina
The doctor gave her penicillin
(also adjective) penicillin injections.

(Translation of “penicillin” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)