sulfadiazine

noun
sul·​fa·​di·​a·​zine | \ ˌsəl-fə-ˈdī-ə-ˌzēn How to pronounce sulfadiazine (audio) \

Definition of sulfadiazine

: a sulfa drug C10H10N4O2S used especially in the treatment of toxoplasmosis

First Known Use of sulfadiazine

1940, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sulfadiazine

sulfa + diazine (C4H4N2)

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“Sulfadiazine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sulfadiazine. Accessed 23 Jan. 2022.

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sulfadiazine

noun
sul·​fa·​di·​a·​zine
variants: or chiefly British sulphadiazine \ ˌsəl-​fə-​ˈdī-​ə-​ˌzēn How to pronounce sulfadiazine (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfadiazine

: a sulfa drug C10H10N4O2S that is used especially in the treatment of toxoplasmosis

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