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dimethylnitrosamine

noun di·meth·yl·ni·tro·sa·mine \-nī-ˈtrō-sə-ˌmēn\

Definition of DIMETHYLNITROSAMINE

:  a carcinogenic nitrosamine C2H6N2O that occurs especially in tobacco smoke

First Known Use of DIMETHYLNITROSAMINE

1965

dimethylnitrosamine

noun di·meth·yl·ni·tros·amine \(ˌ)dī-ˌmeth-əl-(ˌ)nī-ˈtrō-sə-ˌmēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of DIMETHYLNITROSAMINE

:  a carcinogenic nitrosamine C2H6N2O that occurs especially in tobacco smoke—called also nitrosodimethylamine

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