Definition of misonidazole in English:

misonidazole

Pronunciation /ˌmɪsə(ʊ)ˈnʌɪdəzəʊl/

noun

Pharmacology
  • A nitroimidazole used to radiosensitize hypoxic tumour cells and as a marker for hypoxic tissue; 3-methoxy-1-(2-nitroimidazol-1-yl) propan-2-ol, C ₇ H ₁₁ N ₃ O ₄.

Origin

1970s; earliest use found in Approved Names 1973. Apparently from m- + iso- + -nidazole, after metronidazole.