Definition of capecitabine in English:


Syllabification: cape·ci·ta·bine
Pronunciation: /kāpˈsītəˌbēn/

Entry from US English dictionary


  • Medicine An antimetabolite used to treat various metastatic cancers by inhibiting tumor growth while sparing most surrounding tissue.

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