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tryparsamide

noun tryp·ars·amide \ trip-ˈär-sə-ˌmīd \

medical Definition of tryparsamide

: an organic arsenical C8H10AsN2O4Na·¹/₂H2O used especially formerly to treat African sleeping sickness and syphilis

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