diamidine

noun
di·am·i·dine | \(ˈ)dī-ˈam-ə-ˌdēn, -dən \

Medical Definition of diamidine 

: any of a group of compounds (as pentamidine and stilbamidine) containing two of the groups −C(=NH)NH2

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