Definition of acetophenetidin in English:

acetophenetidin

noun

rare Pharmacology
  • Phenacetin.

    In early use also with distinguishing word denoting the para, ortho, or meta isomer of the compound.

Pronunciation

acetophenetidin

/ˌasɪtəʊfɪˈnɛtɪdɪn/ /ˌasɪtəʊfɛˈnɛtɪdɪn/

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The British Medical Journal. From aceto- + phenetidine.