isocarboxazid

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noun iso·car·box·az·id \-ˌkär-ˈbäk-sə-zəd\

Definition of isocarboxazid

  1. :  an antidepressant drug C12H13N3O2

Origin and Etymology of isocarboxazid

is- + carb- + ox- + hydrazide


First Known Use: 1959


Medical Dictionary

isocarboxazid

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noun iso·car·box·az·id \ˌī-sō-ˌkär-ˈbäk-sə-zəd\

Medical Definition of isocarboxazid

  1. :  a hydrazide monoamine oxidase inhibitor C12H13N3O2 used as an antidepressant—see marplan


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