sulfinpyrazone

noun
sul·​fin·​py·​ra·​zone | \ ˌsəl-fən-ˈpī-rə-ˌzōn How to pronounce sulfinpyrazone (audio) \

Definition of sulfinpyrazone

: a uricosuric drug C23H20N2O3S used in long-term treatment of chronic gout

First Known Use of sulfinpyrazone

1958, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for sulfinpyrazone

sulfinic acid (RSO2H) + pyr- + azole + -one

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“Sulfinpyrazone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sulfinpyrazone. Accessed 24 Feb. 2021.

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sulfinpyrazone

noun
sul·​fin·​py·​ra·​zone
variants: or chiefly British sulphinpyrazone \ ˌsəl-​fən-​ˈpī-​rə-​ˌzōn How to pronounce sulfinpyrazone (audio) \

Medical Definition of sulfinpyrazone

: a uricosuric drug C23H20N2O3S used in the long-term treatment of chronic gout

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