Definition of Rauwiloid in US English:

Rauwiloid

noun

Pharmacology
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  • A standardized mixture of reserpine and other alkaloids obtained from Rauvolfia serpentina, used in the treatment of hypertension.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in The Lancet. From rauw- + -i- + -loid.

Pronunciation

Rauwiloid

/ˈraʊwɪlɔɪd/