Definition of Nupercaine in English:

Nupercaine

(also Nupercain)

noun

Pharmacology
  • A trademark for: the local anaesthetic cinchocaine hydrochloride.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in The Official Gazette. From nu- + Percaine (although this is first attested slightly later).

Pronunciation

Nupercaine

/ˈnjuːpəkeɪn/