Definition of uramil in English:

uramil

noun

Chemistry
  • A crystalline compound obtained by hydrolysing alloxantin, murexide, and some related compounds.

Origin

Mid 19th century. From German Uramil from ur- (in Urea) + am- (in Ammoniak) + -il (perhaps a variant of -yl).

Pronunciation

uramil

/ˈjɔːrəmɪl//ˈjʊərəmɪl/