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[klawr-thal-i-dohn, klohr-] /klɔrˈθæl ɪˌdoʊn, kloʊr-/

noun, Pharmacology.
a sulfonamide diuretic, C 14 H 11 ClN 2 O 4 S, used in the management of hypertension.
a diuretic used in the treatment of congestive heart failure and hypertension


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