ethionamide

noun
eth·​i·​on·​amide | \ ˌe-thē-ˈä-nə-ˌmīd How to pronounce ethionamide (audio) \

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.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ethionamide. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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ethionamide

noun
eth·​i·​on·​amide | \ ˌeth-ē-ˈän-ə-ˌmīd How to pronounce ethionamide (audio) \

Medical Definition of ethionamide

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

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