sulfarsphenamine
sulf·ars·phen·a·mine or chiefly Brit sulph·ars·phen·a·mine .səl-.färs-'fen-ə-.mēn, -mən n an orange-yellow powder C14H14As2N2Na2O8S2 formerly used to treat syphilis

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  • sulfarsphenamine — /sulf ahrs fen euh meen , min/, n. Pharm. a yellow, water soluble, arsenic containing powder, C14H14As2N2Na2O8S2, formerly used in the treatment of syphilis. [SULF + ARSPHENAMINE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sulfarsphenamine — n. sulfa drug formerly used to treat syphilis (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sulfarsphenamine — sulf·arsphenamine …   English syllables

  • sulfarsphenamine — “+ noun Etymology: sulf + arsphenamine : an orange yellow powder essentially C12H10As2N2O2(CH2SO3Na)2 that is similar to neoarsphenamine and arsphenamine in structure and uses * * * /sulf ahrs fen euh meen , min/, n. Pharm. a yellow, water… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sulf- — a combining form representing sulfur in compound words: sulfarsphenamine. Also, sulfo ; esp. Brit., sulph . * * * …   Universalium

  • sullage — sul·lage səl ij n SEWAGE Each boldface word in the list below is a chiefly British variant of the word to its right in small capitals. sulpha SULFA sulphacetamide SULFACETAMIDE sulphacetimide SULFACETAMIDE sulphadiazine SULFADIAZINE… …   Medical dictionary

  • sulpharsphenamine — /sʌlfasˈfɛnəmin/ (say sulfahs fenuhmeen), / fəˈnæmən/ (say fuh namuhn) noun a derivative of arsphenamine. Also, sulfarsphenamine …   Australian English dictionary

  • sulf- — combining form or sulfo or sulph or sulpho Etymology: sulf , sulfo from French, from Latin sulfur; sulph , sulpho modification (influenced by …   Useful english dictionary

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