Definition of Orinase
1. Noun. Sulfonylurea; an oral antidiabetic drug (trade name Orinase) used in the treatment of adult-onset diabetes mellitus.
Generic synonyms: Sulfonylurea, Hypoglycaemic Agent, Hypoglycemic Agent
Language type: Trade Name
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Literary usage of Orinase
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Gospel in All Lands by Missionary Society, Methodist Episcopal Church (1903)
"It will help China to (ret on her feet, and foster gratitude to the missionaries. He does Dot appeal to the churches orinase of Christians for funds, ..."
2. The Scotsman's Library: Being a Collection of Anecdotes and Facts by James Mitchell (1825)
"... and payable, •• 'orinase rate of one penny per ton, calculated upon the registered tonnage, or upon actual measurement, in default of such register. ..."