terbutaline

noun ter·bu·ta·line \ tər-ˈbyü-tə-ˌlēn \
Updated on: 6 Jan 2018

Definition of terbutaline

: a bronchodilator C12H19NO3 used especially in the form of its sulfate

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Origin and Etymology of terbutaline

tert- tertiary + -butaline, perhaps by shortening & alteration from butyl + amino + 2-ine


Medical Dictionary

terbutaline

noun ter·bu·ta·line \ tər-ˈbyüt-ə-ˌlēn \

medical Definition of terbutaline

: a bronchodilator used especially in the form of its sulfate (C12H19NO3)2·H2SO4

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