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glutethimide

[gloo-teth-uh-mahyd] /gluˈtɛθ əˌmaɪd/
noun, Pharmacology.
1.
a white, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, C 13 H 15 NO 2 , used as a hypnotic and sedative.
Origin of glutethimide
1950-1955
First recorded in 1950-55; glute(n) + thi- + (a)mide
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glutethimide in Medicine

glutethimide glu·teth·i·mide (glōō-těth'ə-mīd')
n.
A nonbarbiturate sedative and hypnotic drug.

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