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terbutaline

noun ter·bu·ta·line \tər-ˈbyü-tə-ˌlēn\

Definition of TERBUTALINE

:  a bronchodilator C12H19NO3 used especially in the form of its sulfate

Origin of TERBUTALINE

tert- tertiary + -butaline, perhaps by shortening & alteration from butyl + amino + 2-ine
First Known Use: 1973

terbutaline

noun ter·bu·ta·line \tər-ˈbyüt-ə-ˌlēn\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of TERBUTALINE

:  a bronchodilator used especially in the form of its sulfate (C12H19NO3)2·H2SO4

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