Medical Dictionary

methylthiouracil

noun meth·yl·thio·ura·cil \ -ˌthī-ō-ˈyu̇r-ə-ˌsil \

medical Definition of methylthiouracil

:a crystalline compound C5H6N2OS used in the suppression of hyperactivity of the thyroid

Seen and Heard

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

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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

WORD OF THE DAY

money or riches

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

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