barbitone

noun

bar·​bi·​tone ˈbär-bə-ˌtōn How to pronounce barbitone (audio)
British

Word History

Etymology

barbituric + -one

First Known Use

1914, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of barbitone was in 1914

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Cite this Entry

“Barbitone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/barbitone. Accessed 5 Dec. 2022.

Medical Definition

barbitone

noun

bar·​bi·​tone ˈbär-bə-ˌtōn How to pronounce barbitone (audio)
British
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