nonbarbiturate

adjective
non·​bar·​bi·​tu·​rate | \ ˌnän-bär-ˈbi-chə-rət How to pronounce nonbarbiturate (audio) , -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, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonbarbiturate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonbarbiturate. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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nonbarbiturate

adjective
non·​bar·​bi·​tu·​rate | \ -bär-ˈbich-ə-rət, -ˌrāt; -ˌbär-bə-ˈt(y)u̇r-ət, -ˌāt How to pronounce nonbarbiturate (audio) \

Medical Definition of nonbarbiturate

: not derived from barbituric acid nonbarbiturate sedatives

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