[floo-uh-sil-i-kit, -keyt] /ˌflu əˈsɪl ɪ kɪt, -ˌkeɪt/
a salt of fluosilicic acid.
[floo-oh-si-lis-ik, floo-] /ˈflu oʊ sɪˈlɪs ɪk, ˌflu-/ noun, Chemistry. 1. an unstable acid, H 2 SiF 6 , known only in its colorless, poisonous, fuming aqueous solution or in the form of its salts: used chiefly as a wood preservative, a disinfectant, and as a hardening agent in the manufacture of ceramic ware, cement, and […]
/fluːˈɒksɪˌtiːn/ noun 1. a drug that prolongs the action of serotonin in the brain. It is used as an antidepressant
[floo-ok-si-teen] /fluˈɒk sɪˌtin/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a white crystalline compound, C 17 H 18 F 3 NO⋅HCl: inhibits the uptake of serotonin and is used chiefly as an antidepressant. fluoxetine hydrochloride flu·ox·e·tine hydrochloride (flōō-ŏk’sĭ-tēn’) n. An oral antidepressant chemically unrelated to other antidepressants.
[floo-fen-uh-zeen] /fluˈfɛn əˌzin/ noun, Pharmacology. 1. a potent tranquilizer, C 22 H 26 F 3 N 3 OS, derived from phenothiazine and used in various forms for the management of certain neurological or psychotic disorders and for short-term treatment of acute anxiety. fluphenazine flu·phen·a·zine (flōō-fěn’ə-zēn’) n. A tranquilizing drug used especially in the form of […]