Definition of ticlopidine in English:

ticlopidine

noun

Pharmacology
  • A drug that inhibits the aggregation of blood platelets (now largely superseded by clopidogrel).

Origin

1970s. From ti- (representing thio-) + clo- (representing chloro-) + -pidine, components of the molecular structure.

Pronunciation

ticlopidine

/tʌɪˈkləʊpɪdiːn/