pemoline

noun
pem·​o·​line | \ˈpe-mə-ˌlēn \

Definition of pemoline 

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

First Known Use of pemoline

1961, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pemoline

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pemoline

noun
pem·​o·​line | \ˈpem-ə-ˌlēn \

Medical Definition of pemoline 

: 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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