phenothiazine
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary Date: 1894 1. a greenish-yellow crystalline compound C12H9NS used as an anthelmintic and insecticide especially in veterinary practice 2. any of various phenothiazine derivatives (as chlorpromazine) that are used as tranquilizing agents especially in the treatment of schizophrenia

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