phenobarbitone
noun Date: circa 1932 chiefly British phenobarbital

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  • phenobarbitone — phe·no·bar·bi·tone (fē nō bärʹbĭ tōn ) n. Chiefly British Phenobarbital. * * * …   Universalium

  • phenobarbitone — noun A barbiturate drug used as a sedative. Syn: phenobarbital, purple heart, sodium thiopental …   Wiktionary

  • phenobarbitone — phe·no·bar·bi·tone bə .tōn n chiefly Brit PHENOBARBITAL * * * see phenobarbital * * * phe·no·bar·bi·tone (fe″no bahrґbĭ tōn) phenobarbital …   Medical dictionary

  • phenobarbitone — phe|no|bar|bi|tone [ ,finou barbə,ıtoun ] noun uncount BRITISH PHENOBARBITAL …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • phenobarbitone — n. sedative drug fɪːnəʊ bÉ‘rbɪtəʊn / bɑːb …   English contemporary dictionary

  • phenobarbitone — [ˌfi:nə(ʊ) bα:bɪtəʊn, ˌfɛn ] (US phenobarbital) noun Medicine a narcotic and sedative barbiturate drug used chiefly to treat epilepsy …   English new terms dictionary

  • phenobarbitone — BrE, phe.no.bar.bi.tal, AmE noun (U) a powerful drug that helps you to sleep …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • phenobarbitone — pheno·barbitone …   English syllables

  • phenobarbitone — phenobarbital …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • phenobarbitone — /fɛnəˈbabətoʊn/ (say fenuh bahbuhtohn) noun a white, crystalline derivative of barbituric acid, phenylethylbarbituric acid, C12H12N2O3, formerly used as a hypnotic. Also, phenobarbital /fɛnəˈbabətl/ (say fenuh bahbuhtl) …   Australian English dictionary

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