piracetam

noun pir·ac·e·tam \ ˌpī(-ə)r-ˈa-sə-ˌtam \

Definition of piracetam

: an amine C6H10N2O2 that has been used as a nootropic

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Origin and Etymology of piracetam

International Scientific Vocabulary pir- (alteration of pyrrolidine, a pyrrole derivative) + acetamide


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piracetam

noun pir·ac·e·tam \ ˌpī(ə)r-ˈas-ə-ˌtam \

medical Definition of piracetam

: a derivative C6H10N2O2 of pyrrolidine that has been used as a nootropic

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