from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. An isomer of ephedrine used primarily as a decongestant.
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- n. A sympathomimetic alkaloid commonly used as a decongestant; a chemical compound, an isomer of ephedrine, with the formula C10H15NO.
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- n. poisonous crystalline alkaloid occurring with ephedrine and isomorphic with it
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