cyclazocine

noun
cy·​claz·​o·​cine | \ sī-ˈkla-zə-ˌsēn How to pronounce cyclazocine (audio) , -sən \

Definition of cyclazocine

: an analgesic drug C18H25NO that inhibits the effect of morphine and related addictive drugs and is used in the treatment of drug addiction

First Known Use of cyclazocine

1966, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cyclazocine

cycl- + azocine (C7H7N), probably from az- + octa- + -ine entry 2

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“Cyclazocine.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cyclazocine. Accessed 22 January 2020.

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cyclazocine

noun
cy·​claz·​o·​cine | \ sī-ˈklaz-ə-ˌsēn, -sən How to pronounce cyclazocine (audio) \

Medical Definition of cyclazocine

: an analgesic drug C18H25NO that inhibits the effect of morphine and related addictive drugs and is used in the treatment of drug addiction

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