Definition of phenacaine in English:

phenacaine

(also phenocain, phenocaine)

noun

Pharmacology
rare
  • A local anaesthetic, used especially for the eye.

Origin

Early 20th century. From pheno- + -a-, connective element + -caine.

Pronunciation

phenacaine

/ˈfiːnəkeɪn//ˈfɛnəkeɪn/