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amrinone

[ am-ruh-nohn ]
/ ˈæm rəˌnoʊn /
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noun Pharmacology.

a potent substance, C10H9N3O, used in the treatment of congestive heart failure.

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Origin of amrinone

Perhaps am(ino-) + (py)ri(di)none components of its chemical name; see pyridine, -one
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