benzpyrinium

noun
benz·​pyr·​in·​i·​um | \ ˌbenz-pə-ˈri-nē-əm \
plural -s

Definition of benzpyrinium

: the substituted pyridinium ion [C6H5CH2NC5H4OOCN(CH3)2] + derived by benzylation of dimethyl-carbamoyl-oxy-pyridinium also : a salt containing this radical (such as the bromide used to relieve postoperative urinary retention)

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History and Etymology for benzpyrinium

benz- + pyridinium

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“Benzpyrinium.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/benzpyrinium. Accessed 12 Aug. 2022.

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