Main meanings of pyramidon in English

: pyramidon1pyramidon2

pyramidon1

Pronunciation /pɪˈramɪd(ə)n/

noun

rare, historical
  • A pedal organ stop consisting of wooden pipes in the shape of an inverted pyramid.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in John Hiles (1810–1882). From pyramid + -on.

Main meanings of pyramidon in English

: pyramidon1pyramidon2

pyramidon2

noun

(also pyramidone)
Pharmacology
  • An analgesic and antipyretic drug that is structurally related to antipyrin.

    Chemical name: 4-(dimethylamino)-1,2-dihydro-1,5-dimethyl-2-phenyl-3H-pyrazol-3-one, C₁₃H₁₇N₃O.

Pronunciation

pyramidon

/pɪˈramɪdɒn/ /pɪˈramɪdəʊn/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in Journal of the Chemical Society. From German Pyramidon from pyr- (in Pyrazolon) + amido- + -on.