Meaning of “superbug” in the English Dictionary

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"superbug" in British English

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superbugnoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsuː.pə.bʌɡ/ us /ˈsuː.pɚ.bʌɡ/

a type of bacteria that causes an illness that cannot be cured by antibiotics

(Definition of “superbug” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)