Definition of Elspar
1. Noun. Antineoplastic drug (trade name Elspar) sometimes used to treat lymphoblastic leukemia.
Generic synonyms: Antineoplastic, Antineoplastic Drug, Cancer Drug
Language type: Trademark
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Literary usage of Elspar
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1. Stoddart's Encyclopaedia Americana: A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, and by American supplement, Encyclopaedia britannica (1884)
"In the felspar we have a case exactly corresponding. The composition of the orthodoxe i'elspar has been stated as ..."
2. Geological Magazine by Henry Woodward (1875)
"The i'elspar crystals abound with cavities filled with stony matter; while the crystals of quartz, as pointed out by Mr. Sorby, contain fluid-cavities with ..."
3. Proceedings of the Royal Irish Academy by Royal Irish academy (1883)
"... rendering this possible, and collecting the mineral bit by bit with a forceps from thr 1'elspar and augite which remained behind. ..."