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Medical Term:

sulfonamides

Pronunciation: sul-fon'a-midz

Definition: The sulfa drugs, a group of bacteriostatic drugs comprising the sulfanilamide group (sulfanilamide, sulfapyridine, sulfathiazole, sulfadiazine, and other sulfanilamide derivatives).

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