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barbital

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noun bar·bi·tal \ˈbär-bə-ˌtȯl\

Definition of barbital

  1. :  a crystalline barbiturate C8H12N2O3 used as a sedative and hypnotic often in the form of its soluble sodium salt




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barbital

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noun bar·bi·tal \ˈbär-bə-ˌtȯl, -ˌtal\

Medical Definition of barbital

  1. :  a crystalline barbiturate C8H12N2O3 formerly used as a sedative and hypnotic often in the form of its soluble sodium salt—see veronal




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  1. Medical Dictionary: Definition of barbital Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about barbital


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