methylxanthine


meth·yl·xan·thine

noun \-ˈzan-ˌthēn\

Definition of METHYLXANTHINE

:  a methylated xanthine derivative (as caffeine, theobromine, or theophylline)

First Known Use of METHYLXANTHINE

1949

meth·yl·xan·thine

noun \ˌmeth-əl-ˈzan-ˌthēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of METHYLXANTHINE

: a methylated xanthine derivative (as caffeine, theobromine, or theophylline)

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: methysergide
Previous Word in the Dictionary: methylprednisolone
All Words Near: methylxanthine

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up methylxanthine? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).