Definición de phencyclidine en inglés:

phencyclidine

Saltos de línea: phen|cyc¦lid|ine
Pronunciación: /fɛnˈsʌɪklɪdiːn
 
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(abbreviation: PCP)

sustantivo

[mass noun]
  • A synthetic compound derived from piperidine, used as a veterinary anaesthetic and in hallucinogenic drugs such as angel dust.
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • Ketamine was derived from phencyclidine in the 1960s for use as a dissociative anesthetic.
    • Hallucinogens, such as phencyclidine (PCP or angel dust) produce schizophrenic-like symptoms in healthy people.
    • Random drug testing was conducted on urine specimens to detect the use of amphetamines, opiates, cocaine, marijuana, and phencyclidine.

Origen

1950s: from pheno- + cyclo- + a shortened form of piperidine.

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Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
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