meperidine

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noun me·per·i·dine \ mə-ˈper-ə-ˌdēn \

Definition of meperidine

:a synthetic narcotic drug C15H21NO2 used in the form of its hydrochloride as an analgesic, sedative, and antispasmodic

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Origin and Etymology of meperidine

methyl + piperidine


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meperidine

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noun me·per·i·dine \ mə-ˈper-ə-ˌdēn \

medical Definition of meperidine

:a synthetic narcotic drug used in the form of its hydrochloride C15H21NO2·HCl as an analgesic, sedative, and antispasmodic called also isonipecaine, pethidine

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