Florey unit

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Florey unit

[′flȯr·ē ‚yü·nət]
(biology)
A unit for the standardization of penicillin.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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