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 (bā′tə-mĕth′ə-sōn′, bē′-)
A synthetic glucocorticoid, C22H29FO5, that occurs as a white crystalline powder and is used as a topical anti-inflammatory agent for the treatment of dermatological conditions.

[Shortening of betadexamethasone : beta- + dexamethasone.]


n betametasona
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The use of PrevEx flammability analyzers can lower oven and dryer heating costs in processes that use solvents.
Nick Ray, chief executive of intrusion prevention company Prevex, which is sponsoring the All-Party Internet Group inquiry into the Computer Misuse Act 1990, adds: "Few organisations do enough to protect themselves.
This application note shows how the PrevEx Flammability Analyzer has the unique ability to measure most common process solvent vapours, including mixtures, to within a, few percent of their lower flammable limit, without recalibrating, unlike narrow-banded infrared sensors.