from The American HeritageĀ® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • A trademark used for a medicinal preparation of epinephrine.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The active principle of the adrenal glands, first isolated by a Japanese chemist, Takamine.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a catecholamine secreted by the adrenal medulla in response to stress (trade name Adrenalin); stimulates autonomic nerve action


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