from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A uricosuric drug, C13H19NO4S, derived from benzoic acid and used chiefly in the treatment of gout.
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- n. A particular pharmaceutical drug used to treat hyperuricemia.
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- n. a uricosuric drug that reduces the level of uric acid in the blood; used to treat gout
pro(pyl) + ben(zoic) (a)cid.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)