pargyline

noun
par·​gy·​line | \ ˈpär-jə-ˌlēn How to pronounce pargyline (audio) \

Definition of pargyline

: a monoamine oxidase inhibitor C11H13N that is used in the form of its hydrochloride especially as an antihypertensive agent

First Known Use of pargyline

1961, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pargyline

propargyl, an alcohol + -ine entry 2

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“Pargyline.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pargyline. Accessed 25 Jun. 2022.

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pargyline

noun
par·​gy·​line | \ ˈpär-jə-ˌlēn How to pronounce pargyline (audio) \

Medical Definition of pargyline

: a monoamine oxidase inhibitor that is used in the form of its hydrochloride C11H13N·HCl especially as an antihypertensive

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