tetramethylammonium

noun
tet·​ra·​meth·​yl·​am·​mo·​ni·​um | \ ˌte-trə-ˌmeth-əl-ə-ˈmō-nē- əm How to pronounce tetramethylammonium (audio) \

Medical Definition of tetramethylammonium

: the quaternary ammonium ion (CH3)4N+ containing four methyl groups

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“Tetramethylammonium.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/tetramethylammonium. Accessed 25 Oct. 2021.

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