Nembutal

[ nem-byuh-tawl, -tal ]
/ ˈnɛm byəˌtɔl, -ˌtæl /

Pharmacology, Trademark.

a brand of pentobarbital.

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British Dictionary definitions for nembutal

Nembutal
/ (ˈnɛmbjʊˌtɑːl) /

noun

a trademark for pentobarbital sodium
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Medical definitions for nembutal

Nembutal
[ nĕmbyə-tôl′ ]

A trademark for the drug pentobarbital sodium.
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