methylxanthine

noun meth·yl·xan·thine \ -ˈzan-ˌthēn \

Definition of methylxanthine

: a methylated xanthine derivative (such as caffeine, theobromine, or theophylline)

First Known Use of methylxanthine

1949


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methylxanthine

noun meth·yl·xan·thine \ ˌmeth-əl-ˈzan-ˌthēn \

medical Definition of methylxanthine

: a methylated xanthine derivative (as caffeine, theobromine, or theophylline)

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