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The chemical classification of azapropazone

  • F. M. Dean

Abstract

The names of drugs are often formed by combining syllables taken from chemical sources so as to produce chemical-sounding names which, however, lack the meaning they would convey in a systematic context. Thus aza, prop, and one are all well known syllables combined in azapropazone to produce what is really a nonsense-word.

Keywords

Succinic Anhydride Systematic Nomenclature Chemical Classification Triazine Ring Imine Group 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1989

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