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[ te-truh-hahy-droz-uh-leen ]
/ ˌtɛ trə haɪˈdrɒz əˌlin /

noun Pharmacology.

a compound, C13H16N2, used in the treatment of nasal congestion and certain conditions of eye irritation.

Nearby words

tetrahydrocannabidinol, tetrahydrocannabinol, tetrahydrofuran, tetrahydrogestrinone, tetrahydroxy, tetrahydrozoline, tetrahymena, tetralite, tetralogy, tetralogy of fallot, tetramer

Origin of tetrahydrozoline

tetra- + hydro-2 + (imida)zol + -ine2 Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019