Definition of Veronal

1. Noun. A barbiturate used as a hypnotic.




Definition of Veronal

1. Noun. A barbiturate, diethylmalonyl urea or diethylbarbituric acid; barbitol, used formerly to induce sleep. ¹

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Definition of Veronal

1. a barbitone [n -S]

Medical Definition of Veronal

1. A long-acting barbiturate that depresses most metabolic processes at high doses. It is used as a hypnotic and sedative and may induce dependence. Barbital is also used in veterinary practice for central nervous system depression. Pharmacological action: gaba modulators, sedatives, barbiturate. Chemical name: 2,4,6(1H,3H,5H)-Pyrimidinetrione, 5,5-diethyl- (12 Dec 1998)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Veronal

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vernility
vernine
vernish
vernished
vernishes
vernishing
vernissage
vernissages
vernix
vernix caseosa
vernixes
vernonia
vernonin
vero cells
veronal (current term)
veronals
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veronicas
verotoxin
verplanckite
verprolin
verquere
verqueres
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verquires
verrayment
verrel
verrels
verrey

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