dibucaine

[dahy-byoo-keyn]

noun Pharmacology.

a compound, C20H29N3O2, used as a local and spinal anesthetic.

Origin of dibucaine

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Medicine definitions for dibucaine

dibucaine

[dī-byōōkān′]

n.

A local anesthetic used topically on the skin and mucous membranes or administered by injection into the subarachnoid space to produce spinal anesthesia.
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