[meth-oh-hek-si-tal] /ˌmɛθ oʊˈhɛk sɪˌtæl/

noun, Pharmacology.
a barbiturate anesthetic, used in its sodium form, C 1 4 H 1 7 N 2 NaO 3 , for induction of general anesthesia or for anesthesia of short duration.


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