acoine

noun

ac·​o·​ine ˈak-ə-ˌwēn How to pronounce acoine (audio) -wən How to pronounce acoine (audio)
: a white crystalline derivative C23H26ClN3O3 of guanidine used as a local anesthetic

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“Acoine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/acoine. Accessed 3 Dec. 2022.

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