from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A diuretic drug, C7H8ClN3O4S2, used in the treatment of hypertension.
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- n. A diuretic drug, 6-chloro-3,4-dihydro-2H-1,2,4-benzothiadiazine-7-sulfonamide 1,1-dioxide, that inhibits the kidneys' ability to retain water
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- n. a diuretic drug (trade name Microzide, Esidrix, and HydroDIURIL) used in the treatment of hypertension
hydro- + chloro- + thiaz(ole) + -ide.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)