barbitone


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barbitone

(ˈbɑːbɪˌtəʊn) or

barbital

n
(Pharmacology) a long-acting barbiturate used medicinally, usually in the form of the sodium salt, as a sedative or hypnotic
[C20: from barbit(uric acid) + -one]
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Noun1.barbitone - a barbiturate used as a hypnotic
barbiturate - organic compound having powerful soporific effect; overdose can be fatal
Translations

barbitone

[ˈbɑːbɪtəʊn] Nbarbitúrico m

barbitone

n (Med) → barbiturathaltiges Mittel
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