a toxic synthetic nucleoside, C 9 H 13 N 3 O 5 , used as an immunosuppressive and cytotoxic agent in the treatment of certain leukemias.
cytarabine cyt·ar·a·bine (sī-tār’ə-bēn’)
See cytosine arabinoside.
noun (NZ) another name for trevally
a citizen or resident of the U.S. of Arab birth or descent. of or relating to an Arab-American. Contemporary Examples A Coptic Christian from Egypt, Nakoula Basseley Nakoula is an Arab-American Christian like me. This Islamophobe Is An Arab-American Christian Like Me Anna Lekas Miller September 16, 2012 But they do not define the Arab-American […]
- Arab league
a confederation formed in 1945 by Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Jordan, and Yemen and later joined by Libya, Sudan, Morocco, Tunisia, Kuwait, Algeria, Bahrain, Mauritania, Oman, Qatar, Somalia, and the United Arab Emirates. Contemporary Examples The Annan plan, like the failed Arab League plan, contains no timetable for implementation. Syrian Rebels Unite In […]
- Arab legion
a police force (1920–56) under British supervision, responsible for keeping order among desert tribesmen in Trans-Jordan. Historical Examples But now his Arab Legion troopers were beginning to face reality. Border, Breed Nor Birth Dallas McCord Reynolds But at this rate, it’ll still take a month for us to equal the Arab Legion in Tamanrasset. Border, […]