Definition of Antimycotic agent
1. Noun. Any agent that destroys or prevents the growth of fungi.
Specialized synonyms: Bordeaux Mixture, Fulvicin, Griseofulvin, Clioquinol, Iodochlorhydroxyquin, Itraconazole, Sporanox, Miconazole, Monistat, Mycostatin, Nystan, Nystatin, Lamisil, Terbinafine, Thiabendazole, Crystal Violet, Gentian Violet
Generic synonyms: Agent
Derivative terms: Antifungal, Fungicidal
Lexicographical Neighbors of Antimycotic Agent
Literary usage of Antimycotic agent
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Transactions of the Annual Meeting by Ohio State Medical Society (1892)
"I made it a point to substitute it for every other antiseptic, disinfectant or antimycotic agent in ordinary routine office practice. ..."
2. Cincinnati Medical and Dental Journal (1887)
"... which is the quickest, safest and pleasantest in its action, leaves nothing further to be desired, unless, indeed, some antimycotic agent strictly ..."
3. Code of Federal Regulations 21: Food And Drugs 2005 by Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Staff (2005)
"... Safe and suitable antimycotic agent(s), the cumulative bevels of which shall not exceed current good manufacturing practice, may be added to the cheese ..."