butacaine
butacaine utacaine n. a white crystalline ester ({C18H30N2O2}) that is applied to mucous membranes as a topical anesthetic. Chemically it is 3-(di-n-butylamino)-1-propanol 4-aminobenzoate ({H2N.C6H4.CO.O.(CH2)3N(C4H9)2}). It is usually used as the sulfate salt.

Syn: butacaine sulfate. [WordNet 1.5 +PJC]


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  • butacaine — noun a white crystalline ester that is applied to mucous membranes as a local anesthetic • Syn: ↑butacaine sulfate • Hypernyms: ↑local anesthetic, ↑local anaesthetic, ↑local, ↑topical anesthetic, ↑topical anaesthetic * * * …   Useful english dictionary

  • butacaine — bu·ta·caine byüt ə .kān, .byüt ə n a local anesthetic that is an ester of para aminobenzoic acid and is applied in the form of its white crystalline sulfate (C18H30N2O2)2·H2SO4 to mucous membranes …   Medical dictionary

  • butacaine — n. chemical compound used as an anesthetic …   English contemporary dictionary

  • butacaine — bu·ta·caine …   English syllables

  • butacaine sulfate — [byo͞ot′ə kān΄] n. a colorless, crystalline substance, (C18H30N2O2) 2·H2SO4, used as a local anesthetic, esp. on mucous membranes * * * …   Universalium

  • butacaine sulfate — [byo͞ot′ə kān΄] n. a colorless, crystalline substance, (C18H30N2O2) 2·H2SO4, used as a local anesthetic, esp. on mucous membranes …   English World dictionary

  • butacaine sulfate — noun a white crystalline ester that is applied to mucous membranes as a local anesthetic • Syn: ↑butacaine • Hypernyms: ↑local anesthetic, ↑local anaesthetic, ↑local, ↑topical anesthetic, ↑topical anaesthetic …   Useful english dictionary

  • butacaine sulfate — A local anesthetic …   Medical dictionary

  • C18H30N2O2 — butacaine utacaine n. a white crystalline ester ({C18H30N2O2}) that is applied to mucous membranes as a topical anesthetic. Chemically it is 3 (di n butylamino) 1 propanol 4 aminobenzoate ({H2N.C6H4.CO.O.(CH2)3N(C4H9)2}). It is usually used as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • H2NC6H4COOCH23NC4H92 — butacaine utacaine n. a white crystalline ester ({C18H30N2O2}) that is applied to mucous membranes as a topical anesthetic. Chemically it is 3 (di n butylamino) 1 propanol 4 aminobenzoate ({H2N.C6H4.CO.O.(CH2)3N(C4H9)2}). It is usually used as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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