pemoline

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noun pem·o·line \ˈpe-mə-ˌlēn\

Definition of pemoline

  1. :  a synthetic drug C9H8N2O2 that is a mild stimulant of the central nervous system

Origin and Etymology of pemoline

origin unknown


First Known Use: 1961


Medical Dictionary

pemoline

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noun pem·o·line \ˈpem-ə-ˌlēn\

Medical Definition of pemoline

  1. :  a synthetic drug C9H8N2O2 that is a mild stimulant of the central nervous system and has been used to treat attention deficit disorder and narcolepsy


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