isocarboxazid

noun
iso·​car·​box·​az·​id | \ ˌī-sō-ˌkär-ˈbäk-sə-zəd How to pronounce isocarboxazid (audio) \

Definition of isocarboxazid

: an antidepressant drug C12H13N3O2

First Known Use of isocarboxazid

1959, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for isocarboxazid

is- + carb- + ox- + hydrazide

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The first known use of isocarboxazid was in 1959

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“Isocarboxazid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isocarboxazid. Accessed 4 Mar. 2021.

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isocarboxazid

noun
iso·​car·​box·​az·​id | \ ˌī-sō-ˌkär-ˈbäk-sə-zəd How to pronounce isocarboxazid (audio) \

Medical Definition of isocarboxazid

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

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