a white or slightly yellow crystalline compound, C 6 H 15 ClN 2 O 2 , soluble in water and alcohol: used in ophthalmology.
a salt or ester of carbamic acid. noun a salt or ester of carbamic acid. The salts contain the monovalent ion NH2COO–, and the esters contain the group NH2COO– carbamate car·ba·mate (kär’bə-māt’, kär-bām’āt’) n. A salt or ester of carbamic acid. carbamate (kär’bə-māt’, kär-bām’āt’) A salt or ester containing the radical NH2COO. Carbamates are often […]
a white to whitish toxic powder, C 15 H 12 N 2 O, used as an analgesic in the treatment of trigeminal neuralgia and as an anticonvulsant. noun an anticonvulsant drug used in the management of epilepsy carbamazepine car·ba·maz·e·pine (kär’bə-māz’ə-pēn’) n. An anticonvulsant and analgesic drug used in the treatment of certain forms of epilepsy […]
of or derived from carbamic acid.
a hypothetical chemical compound, NH 3 CO 2 , known only in the form of its salts, as ammonium carbamate, or its esters, as urethan. noun a hypothetical compound known only in the form of carbamate salts and esters. Formula: NH2COOH carbamic acid car·bam·ic acid (kär-bām’ĭk) n. A hypothetical acid that exists only in the […]