a drug that inhibits the synthesis of the hormone thyroxine, used in the management of hyperthyroidism
(formerly) a soldier armed with a carbine. Historical Examples The gray flags were bare except where the carbineer’s body lay. The Pursuit Frank (Frank Mackenzie) Savile These were Lieutenant Adendorff, of Lonsdale’s regiment, and a carbineer. History of the Zulu War A. Wilmot Or rather one carbineer—Sergeant Pinale, who has been at the bottom of […]
methyl alcohol. an alcohol derived from methyl alcohol. carbinol car·bi·nol (kär’bə-nôl’, -nōl’) n. See methanol.
any of a group of solvents consisting of ethers of diethylene glycol and their derivatives.
carbohydrate. a food having a high carbohydrate content. a combining form used in the names of chemical compounds in which carbon is present: carbohydrate. Historical Examples Five parts of saltpetre, one of sulphur, and one of carbo ligneus have been separately prepared. A Philosophical Dictionary, Volume 2 (of 10) Franois-Marie Arouet (AKA Voltaire) The defense […]