methylxanthine

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noun meth·yl·xan·thine \-ˈzan-ˌthēn\

Definition of methylxanthine

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

First Known Use of methylxanthine

1949


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methylxanthine

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

Medical Definition of methylxanthine

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


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