Antimicrobial agent are a type of chemical compounds and physical agents which are used to destroy microorganisms or to prevent their development. For example, antibiotics are used against bacteria and antifungals are used against fungi. Disinfectants are the main classes of antimicrobial agents which kill a wide range of microbes on non-living surfaces and prevent the spread of illness.
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