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phenmetrazine

[fen-me-truh-zeen] /fɛnˈmɛ trəˌzin/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a compound, C 1 1 H 1 5 NO, used chiefly to control the appetite in the treatment of obesity.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; phen(yl) + me(thyl) + (te)tra- + (oxa)zine
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