/sul'fi sok"seuh zohl'/, n. Pharm.
a white to yellowish, crystalline, slightly bitter sulfonamide, C11H13N3O3S, used chiefly in the treatment of infections of the urinary tract.
[1960-65; SULF(ONAMIDE) + isoxazole; see IS-, OX-, AZOLE]

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