noun amyd·ri·caine \əˈmidrəˌkān\

Definition of amydricaine



  1. :  a local anesthetic C16H26N2O2 that is usually administered in the form of its bitter crystalline hydrochloride and that unlike cocaine is not mydriatic

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Origin and Etymology of amydricaine

2a- + mydriatic + -caine (as in cocaine)

First Known Use: 1907

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capable of being understood in two ways

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