dimenhydrinate

noun di·men·hy·dri·nate \ ˌdī-ˌmen-ˈhī-drə-ˌnāt \

Definition of dimenhydrinate

: a crystalline antihistamine C24H28ClN5O3 used especially to prevent nausea (as in motion sickness)

Origin and Etymology of dimenhydrinate

dimethyl + amine + hydr- + amine + 1-ate


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dimenhydrinate

noun di·men·hy·dri·nate \ ˌdī-ˌmen-ˈhī-drə-ˌnāt \

medical Definition of dimenhydrinate

: a crystalline antihistamine C24H28ClN5O3 used especially to prevent nausea (as in motion sickness)

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