Definition of oxotremorine in English:

oxotremorine

noun

Pharmacology
  • An active metabolite or derivative of tremorine that contains an oxo group, C₄H₈N·CH₂·C≡C·CH₂·NC₄H₆O, used (like tremorine) for the induction of experimental Parkinson's disease.

Origin

1960s. From oxo- + tremorine.

Pronunciation

oxotremorine

/ˌɒksəʊˈtrɛməriːn/