carmustine

[ kahr-muh-steen ]
/ ˈkɑr məˌstin /

noun Pharmacology.

a toxic nitrosurea, C5H9Cl2N3O2, used in the treatment of a wide range of tumors.

Nearby words

  1. carmichael, hoagy,
  2. carmichael, stokely,
  3. carminative,
  4. carmine,
  5. carminophil,
  6. carn,
  7. carnaby street,
  8. carnac,
  9. carnacian,
  10. carnage

Also called BCNU.

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