meglumine

noun
meg·​lu·​mine | \ ˈmeg-lu̇-ˌmēn How to pronounce meglumine (audio) , meg-ˈlü- How to pronounce meglumine (audio) \

Medical Definition of meglumine

: a crystalline base C7H17NO5 used to prepare salts used in radiopaque and therapeutic substances — see iodipamide

Learn More about meglumine

Cite this Entry

“Meglumine.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/meglumine. Accessed 29 Oct. 2020.

Comments on meglumine

What made you want to look up meglumine? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Here Be Dragons: A Creature Identification Quiz

  • monster werewolf photo
  • Which is a synonym of werewolf?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Add Diction

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!