gallamine triethiodide

noun
gal·​la·​mine tri·​eth·​io·​dide | \ ˈga-lə-ˌmēn-ˌtrī-ˌe-ˈthī-ə-ˌdīd How to pronounce gallamine triethiodide (audio) \

Definition of gallamine triethiodide

: a substituted ammonium salt C30H60I3N3O3 that is used to produce muscle relaxation especially during anesthesia

called also gallamine

First Known Use of gallamine triethiodide

1951, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for gallamine triethiodide

(pyro)gall(ol) + amine + tri- + eth- + iodide

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“Gallamine triethiodide.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/gallamine%20triethiodide. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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gallamine triethiodide

noun
gal·​la·​mine tri·​eth·​io·​dide | \ ˈgal-ə-ˌmēn-ˌtrī-ˌeth-ˈī-ə-ˌdīd How to pronounce gallamine triethiodide (audio) \

Medical Definition of gallamine triethiodide

: a substituted ammonium salt C30H60I3N3O3 that is used to produce muscle relaxation especially during anesthesia

called also gallamine

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