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noun ace·to·hex·amide
\ˌas-ə-tō-ˈhek-sə-məd, ə-ˈsēt-ō-, -ˌmīd\

Medical Definition of ACETOHEXAMIDE

:  a sulfonylurea drug C15H20N2O4S used in the oral treatment of some of the milder forms of diabetes in adults to lower the level of glucose in the blood
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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