[ ben-zim-i-daz-ohl, ben-zuh-mid-uh-zohl ]
/ ˌbɛn zɪm ɪˈdæz oʊl, ˌbɛn zəˈmɪd əˌzoʊl /
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a colorless crystalline compound, C7H6N2, used in organic synthesis.
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Medical definitions for benzimidazole
[ bĕn′zə-mĭ-dăz′ō′, -mĭd′ə-zōl′ ]
A crystalline compound that is used in organic synthesis and that inhibits the growth of certain microorganisms and parasitic worms.
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