trifluoperazine

[ trahy-floo-uh-per-uh-zeen ]
/ traɪˌflu əˈpɛr əˌzin /

noun Pharmacology.

a compound, C21H24F3N3S, used as an antipsychotic.

Nearby words

  1. trifid,
  2. trifid foot,
  3. trifle,
  4. trifling,
  5. triflingly,
  6. trifluoride,
  7. trifluorochloromethane,
  8. trifluralin,
  9. trifocal,
  10. trifocal lens

Origin of trifluoperazine

First recorded in 1955–60; tri- + fluo- + (pi)perazine

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