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niridazole

[ nahy-rid-uh-zohl ]
/ naɪˈrɪd əˌzoʊl /
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noun Pharmacology.

an anthelmintic substance, C6H6N4O3S, used in the treatment of schistosomiasis.

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Origin of niridazole

By rearrangement of parts of its chemical name
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