ethionamide

noun
eth·​i·​on·​amide | \ˌe-thē-ˈä-nə-ˌmīd \

Definition of ethionamide 

: a compound C8H10N2S used against mycobacteria (as in tuberculosis and leprosy)

First Known Use of ethionamide

1959, in the meaning defined above

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ethionamide

noun
eth·​i·​on·​amide | \ˌeth-ē-ˈän-ə-ˌmīd \

Medical Definition of ethionamide 

: a compound C8H10N2S used against mycobacteria (as in tuberculosis)

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