[hid-noh-kahr-pik, hid-] /ˈhɪd noʊˈkɑr pɪk, ˌhɪd-/
an acid, C 16 H 28 O 2 , obtained from chaulmoogra oil, and used in the treatment of leprosy.
a cyclic fatty acid occurring in the form of its glycerides in chaulmoogra oil. Formula: C16H28O2
1. variant of 1. before a vowel: hydrant. 1. variant of 2. before a vowel: hydride. combining form 1. a variant of hydro- hydr- pref. Variant of hydro-.
[hahy-druh] /ˈhaɪ drə/ noun, plural hydras, hydrae [hahy-dree] /ˈhaɪ dri/ (Show IPA), for 1–3, genitive hydrae [hahy-dree] /ˈhaɪ dri/ (Show IPA), for 4. 1. (often initial capital letter) Classical Mythology. a water or marsh serpent with nine heads, each of which, if cut off, grew back as two; Hercules killed this serpent by cauterizing the […]
[hahy-dras-id] /haɪˈdræs ɪd/ noun 1. an that does not contain oxygen, as , HCl. /haɪˈdræsɪd/ noun 1. an acid, such as hydrochloric acid, that does not contain oxygen
[hahy-dree-mee-uh] /haɪˈdri mi ə/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. . [hahy-dree-mee-uh] /haɪˈdri mi ə/ noun, Medicine/Medical. 1. the state of having an excess of water in the blood. hydremia hy·dre·mi·a (hī-drē’mē-ə) n. An increase in blood volume because of excessive plasma or water with or without a reduction in the concentration of blood proteins.