captopril

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noun cap·to·pril \ˈkap-tə-ˌpril\

Definition of captopril

  1. :  an antihypertensive drug C9H15NO3S that is an ACE inhibitor

Origin and Etymology of captopril

mercaptan + -o- + proline + -il, alteration of -yl


Medical Dictionary

captopril

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noun cap·to·pril \ˈkap-tə-ˌpril\

Medical Definition of captopril

  1. :  an antihypertensive drug C9H15NO3S that is an ACE inhibitor—see capoten


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