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- n. A crystalline compound, C14H30N2O4, formed by esterification of succinic acid with choline and used medically to produce brief but complete muscular relaxation.
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- n. Suxamethonium.
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- n. a muscle relaxant for striated muscle that is used as an adjunct to anesthesia during certain surgical procedures
succin(ic acid) + -yl + choline.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)