secobarbital
noun Etymology: from Seconal, a trademark + barbital Date: 1951 a barbiturate C12H18N2O3 that is used chiefly in the form of its bitter hygroscopic sodium salt as a hypnotic and sedative

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  • secobarbital — sec•o•bar•bi•tal [[t]ˌsɛk oʊˈbɑr bɪˌtɔl, ˌtæl[/t]] n. pha a white, odorless, slightly bitter powder, C12H18N2O3, used as a sedative and hypnotic • Etymology: 1950–55; Seco(nal) trademark of a secobarbital +barbital …   From formal English to slang

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  • secobarbital — /sek oh bahr bi tawl , tal /, n. Pharm. a white, odorless, slightly bitter powder, C12H18N2O3, used as a sedative and hypnotic. [1950 55; SECO(NAL) + BARBITAL] * * * …   Universalium

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