omeprazole
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary omepr- (of unknown origin) + benzimidazole Date: 1984 a benzimidazole derivative C17H19N3O3S that inhibits gastric acid secretion

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  • omeprazole — noun /əʊˈmɛpɹəzəʊl/ A benzimidazole, CHNOS, which is a proton pump inhibitor, taken to prevent the secretion of gastric acid …   Wiktionary

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