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amobarbital

noun amo·bar·bi·tal \ˌa-mō-ˈbär-bə-ˌtl\

Definition of AMOBARBITAL

:  a barbiturate C11H18N2O3 used as a hypnotic and sedative; also :  its sodium salt
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Origin of AMOBARBITAL

amyl + -o- + barbital
First Known Use: 1949
Medical Dictionary

amobarbital

noun amo·bar·bi·tal \ˌam-ō-ˈbär-bə-ˌtl\

Medical Definition of AMOBARBITAL

:  a barbiturate C11H18N2O3 used as a hypnotic and sedative; also :  its sodium salt—called also amylobarbitone; see amytal, tuinal

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