Definition of mebendazole in English:

mebendazole

noun

Pharmacology
  • An anthelmintic drug, principally used to treat nematode and cestode worm infections; methyl 5-benzoylbenzimidazol-2-ylcarbamate, C₁₆H₁₃N₃O₃.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Journal of the American Medical Association. From me- + ben- (in benzo-) + -dazole.

Pronunciation

mebendazole

/mɪˈbɛndəzəʊl/