clotrimazole

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noun clo·tri·ma·zole \klō-ˈtrī-mə-ˌzōl, -ˌzȯl\

Definition of clotrimazole

  1. :  an antifungal agent C22H17ClN2

Origin and Etymology of clotrimazole

probably from International Scientific Vocabulary chlor- + tri- + imidazole


First Known Use: 1970


Medical Dictionary

clotrimazole

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noun clo·tri·ma·zole \klō-ˈtrī-mə-ˌzōl, -ˌzȯl\

Medical Definition of clotrimazole

  1. :  an antifungal agent C22H17ClN2 used to treat candida infections, tinea, and ringworm—see lotrimin


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