Definition of sertraline
: an antidepressant drug C17H17NCl2 administered in the form of its hydrochloride and acting to enhance serotonin activity
Origin and Etymology of sertraline
perhaps from serotonin + tetrahydro (combined with four atoms of hydrogen) + naphthalene + amine
First Known Use: 1983See Words from the same year
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