ambenonium chloride am·be·no·ni·um chloride (ām’bə-nō’nē-əm)
A cholinesterase inhibitor used primarily in the management of myasthenia gravis and occasionally to treat intestinal and urinary tract obstruction.
a pale yellow, sometimes reddish or brownish, fossil resin of vegetable origin, translucent, brittle, and capable of gaining a negative electrical charge by friction and of being an excellent insulator: used for making jewelry and other ornamental articles. the yellowish-brown color of resin. of the color of amber; yellowish-brown: amber fields of grain. made of […]
- Amber alert
a public alert system that spreads information about missing persons by using the broadcast media and electronic billboards on highways. a public message or announcement that uses this system. Contemporary Examples The Amber Alert system will then decide whether to issue an alert. West Virginia Heathers: Was Skylar Neese Murdered by Her Best Friends? Caroline […]
- Amber fluid
noun (Austral, slang) beer Historical Examples A second bottle, with an inch of the amber fluid in it, stood just beyond his clenched fist. Under Handicap Jackson Gregory Slowly Slavatsky drew back the plunger of the syringe and Dr. Bird could see it was being filled with an amber fluid. Astounding Stories of Super-Science, October, […]