d4T

noun
\ ˌdē-(ˌ)fȯr-ˈtē How to pronounce d4T (audio) \

Definition of d4T

: a synthetic antiretroviral nucleoside C10H12N2O4 that is an analog of thymidine and is administered orally in the treatment of HIV infection : stavudine

First Known Use of d4T

1988, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for d4T

dideoxy-4-thymidine

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“D4T.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/d4T. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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d4T

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