/klawr prop"euh muyd', -proh"peuh-, klohr-/, n. Pharm.
an oral hypoglycemic substance, C10H13ClN2O3S, used to augment insulin secretion in the treatment of certain kinds of diabetes mellitus.
[1955-60; CHLOR-2 + PROP(ANE) + AMIDE]

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