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hydralazine

[hahy-dral-uh-zeen] /haɪˈdræl əˌzin/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a white crystalline powder, C 8 H 8 N 4 , that dilates blood vessels and is used in the treatment of hypertension.
Origin
1950-1955
1950-55; hydr-2 + (phth)al(ic) + azine
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hydralazine in Medicine

hydralazine hy·dral·a·zine (hī-drāl'ə-zēn')
n.
A crystalline compound whose hydrochloride form is used in the treatment of hypertension.

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