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diazoxide

[dahy-az-ok-sahyd]
noun Pharmacology.
  1. a substance, C8H7ClN2O2S, having potent antihypertensive action and used to reduce blood pressure in hypertensive crisis.
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Origin of diazoxide

diaz- + oxide, components of the chemical name
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