from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A bitter white powder, C9H18N2O4, used as a tranquilizer, muscle relaxant, and anticonvulsant.
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- n. A carbamate derivative used as an anxiolytic drug.
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- n. a sedative and tranquilizer (trade name Miltown and Equanil and Meprin) used to treat muscle tension and anxiety
me(thyl) + pro(pyl) + (car)bamate.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)