benzocaine

noun ben·zo·caine \ ˈben-zə-ˌkān \
Updated on: 4 Jan 2018

Definition of benzocaine

: a white crystalline ester C9H11NO2 used as a local anesthetic

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Origin and Etymology of benzocaine

International Scientific Vocabulary benz- + -caine


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benzocaine

noun ben·zo·caine \ ˈben-zə-ˌkān \

medical Definition of benzocaine

: a white crystalline ester C9H11NO2 used as a local anesthetic called also ethyl aminobenzoate

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