diamorphine

[ dahy-uh-mawr-feen ]
/ ˌdaɪ əˈmɔr fin /

noun Pharmacology.

Origin of diamorphine

First recorded in 1910–15; dia(cetyl) + morphine
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British Dictionary definitions for diamorphine

diamorphine
/ (ˌdaɪəˈmɔːfiːn) /

noun

a technical name for heroin
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