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Novocain

[ noh-vuh-keyn ]
/ ˈnoʊ vəˌkeɪn /
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Pharmacology, Trademark.
a brand of procaine.
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Medical definitions for Novocain

Novocain
[ nōvə-kān′ ]

A trademark for the drug procaine hydrochloride.
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Cultural definitions for Novocain

Novocain
[ (noh-vuh-kayn) ]

A substance used as a local anesthetic in medicine and dentistry. Novocain is a trademark.

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