Definition of cromoglycate in English:

cromoglycate

Line breaks: cromo|gly¦cate
Pronunciation: /ˌkrəʊmə(ʊ)ˈɡlʌɪseɪt/

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(also sodium cromoglycate)

noun

[mass noun] Medicine
A synthetic non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drug, inhaled to prevent asthmatic attacks and allergic reactions.

Origin

mid 20th century: from an alteration of chromone (a bicyclic ketone) + glyc(erol) + -ate1.

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