Definition of Diethylnitrosamine

1. Noun. (organic compound) The nitrosamine (CH3-CH2)2N-N=O which is both carcinogenic and mutagenic ¹



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Medical Definition of Diethylnitrosamine

1. N-ethyl-n-nitrosoethanamine. A nitrosamine derivative with alkylating, carcinogenic, and mutagenic properties. Pharmacological action: alkylating agents, carcinogens, mutagens. Chemical name: Ethanamine, N-ethyl-N-nitroso- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Diethylnitrosamine

diethylbarbituric acid
diethylcarbamazine
diethylcarbamazine citrate
diethylcathinone
diethyldithiocarbamate
diethylene
diethylene glycol
diethylenediamine
diethylenes
diethylenetriamine
diethylenetriamine pentaacetic acid
diethylenetriamines
diethylhexyl phthalate
diethylmaleate
diethylmalonylurea
diethylnitrosamine (current term)
diethylolamine
diethylphosphoryl butyrylcholinesterase
diethylpropion
diethylpropion hydrochloride
diethylpyrocarbonate
diethyls
diethylstilbesterol
diethylstilbestrol
diethylstilbestrol monooxygenase
diethylstilboestrol
diethylthiambutene
diethyltoluamide
diethyltryptamine
diethynyl

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