thiazide


thi·a·zide

noun \ˈthī-ə-ˌzīd, -zəd\

Definition of THIAZIDE

:  any of a group of drugs used as oral diuretics especially in the control of high blood pressure

Origin of THIAZIDE

thi- + diazine + dioxide
First Known Use: 1959

thi·a·zide

noun \ˈthī-ə-ˌzīd, -zəd\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of THIAZIDE

: any of a group of drugs used as oral diuretics especially in the control of high blood pressure

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