[met-fawr-min] /mɛtˈfɔr mɪn/
an oral drug, C 4 H 11 N 5 , used in the treatment of type 2 diabetes, often in combination with .
[meth] /mɛθ/ noun, Slang. 1. methamphetamine; Methedrine. 1. a combining form representing methyl, in compound words: methenamine. 1. . /mɛθ/ noun (informal) 1. short for methamphetamine 2. short for methadone combining form 1. indicating a chemical compound derived from methane or containing methyl groups: methacrylate resin abbreviation 1. Methodist n. colloquial abbreviation of methedrine, attested […]
[meth-ak-ruh-leyt] /mɛθˈæk rəˌleɪt/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an ester or salt derived from methacrylic acid. /mɛθˈækrɪˌleɪt/ noun 1. any ester of methacrylic acid 2. See methacrylate resin methacrylate (měth-āk’rə-lāt’)
[meth-uh-seet-n] /ˌmɛθ əˈsit n/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a white, crystalline, water-insoluble powder, C 9 H 1 1 NO 2 , used for relieving pain and reducing or preventing fever.
noun, Chemistry. 1. an acrylic resin formed by polymerizing the esters or amides of methacrylic acid. noun 1. any acrylic resin derived from methacrylic acid