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Synonyms for resistant

Synonyms for resistant

having the capacity to withstand

tending to resist, as an influence or idea

Synonyms for resistant

relating to or conferring immunity (to disease or infection)

able to tolerate environmental conditions or physiological stress


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impervious to being affected

disposed to or engaged in defiance of established authority

incapable of absorbing or mixing with

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For the purpose of this study, the global flame resistant fabrics market has been segmented on the basis of application and region.
Kare Molbak, director of the Department of Epidemiology at the Statens Serum Institut in Copenhagen, examined the clinical effects of human infection with Campylobacter strains resistant to quinolones and erythromycin.
In the past, workers have been hesitant to wear flame resistant (FR) fabrics.
During acute or chronic infection, many HIV-infected individuals who are not on drug treatment have high levels of circulating virus that is ostensibly wild type; the virus has no detectable mutations that would make it resistant to drugs like tenofovir (Viread) or lopinavir/ritonavir (Kaletra).
We are identifying agents that appear to work effectively to kill drug resistant breast tumour cells," Parissenti says.
Alternatively, ciprofloxacin was used with some early success, but unfortunately, many strains of MRSA have become resistant to ciprofloxacin, and empirical use of this antibiotic without laboratory confirmation of its effectiveness can be dangerous.
Recently, doctors in Los Angeles have been seeing an increasing number of patients with skin infections caused by Staphylococcus aureus ("Staph") bacteria that are resistant to many antibiotics (drugs that kill bacteria).
The bacteria Staphylococcus aureus can cause deadly infections of the skin, heart valves, blood and bones, and in 1997, three Americans were reported to be infected with strains of it that were resistant to the antibiotic vancomycin.
When the antibiotic kills off their competitors, only the resistant bacteria multiply.
In 1998, 24 percent of the 659 pneumonia cases reported to the county Department of Health Services involved bacteria resistant to penicillin.
With such resistant germs, would the state of medicine revert back to the days when people died from a simple sore throat?
The SafeHarbor Hurricane Impact Program is an umbrella of Atrium's impact-resistant products coming together under a single Atrium brand to provide builders with the most comprehensive offering of impact resistant products.
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The isolate was susceptible to chloramphenicol, tetracycline, trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole, and vancomycin, but resistant to [beta]-lactams, enrofloxacin, and erythromycin.