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protriptyline

[proh-trip-tl-een, -in] /proʊˈtrɪp tlˌin, -ɪn/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a white to yellow powder, C 1 9 H 2 1 N, used for the treatment of depression.
Origin
1960-1965
1960-65; pro(pyl) + tri- + (he)ptyl (see heptane, -yl) + -ine2
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