nonbarbiturate

adjective non·bar·bi·tu·rate \ ˌnän-bär-ˈbi-chə-rət , -ˌrāt ; -ˌbär-bə-ˈtyu̇r-ət , -ˈtu̇r- , -ˌāt ; nonstandard -bär-ˈbi-chə-wət \

Definition of nonbarbiturate

: not consisting of or pertaining to barbiturates : not derived from barbituric acid
  • nonbarbiturate sedatives

First Known Use of nonbarbiturate

1952

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nonbarbiturate

adjective non·bar·bi·tu·rate \ -bär-ˈbich-ə-rət, -ˌrāt; -ˌbär-bə-ˈt(y)u̇r-ət, -ˌāt \

medical Definition of nonbarbiturate

: not derived from barbituric acid
  • nonbarbiturate sedatives

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