Acti-dione

noun
Ac·​ti-di·​one | \ ˌak-tə-ˈdī-ˌōn \

Definition of Acti-dione

medical
: a preparation of cycloheximide formerly a U.S. registered trademark

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First Known Use of Acti-dione

1947, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Acti-dione

acti(nomycete) + di(ket)one

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“Acti-dione.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Acti-dione. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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