an isomer of amphetamine (trade name Dexedrine) used as a central nervous system stimulant
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑amphetamine, ↑pep pill, ↑upper, ↑speed

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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  • Dexedrine — n. an isomer of amphetamine used as a central nervous system stimulant (Dexedrine is a trademark). Syn: dextroamphetamine sulphate. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dexedrine — 1942, trademark (Smith, Kline and French Laboratories) for dexamphetamine sulphate, probably from dextro + chemical ending from BENZEDRINE (Cf. Benzedrine), etc …   Etymology dictionary

  • Dexedrine — ☆ Dexedrine [dek′sə drēn΄, dek′sədrin ] [ DEX(TRO ) + (EPH)EDRINE] trademark for DEXTROAMPHETAMINE …   English World dictionary

  • Dexedrine® — /dekˈsə drēn/ noun Dextroamphetamine …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dexedrine — Dextroamphétamine (S) dextroamphétamine Général Nom IUPAC (+) (S) 1 phénylpropan 2 amine …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Dexedrine — Synonyms and related words: Benzedrine, Benzedrine pill, C, Dexamyl, Dexamyl pill, Dexedrine pill, Methedrine, amphetamine, amphetamine sulfate, cocaine, coke, crystal, dextroamphetamine sulfate, football, heart, jolly bean, methamphetamine… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • Dexedrine — trademark used for a preparation of the sulfate of dextroamphetamine …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Dexedrine — /dek si dreen , drin/, Pharm., Trademark. a brand of dextroamphetamine. * * * …   Universalium

  • Dexedrine — Dex·e·drine dek sə .drēn, drən trademark used for a preparation of the sulfate of dextroamphetamine * * * Dex·e·drine (dekґsə drēn) trademark for preparations of dextroamphetamine sulfate …   Medical dictionary

  • Dexedrine — n. trademark of dextroamphetamine …   English contemporary dictionary

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