Meaning of piperazine
Pronunciation: (pi-per'u-zēn", -zin, pī-, pip'ur-u-), [key]
— n. Chem.
- Also calleda colorless, crystalline, deliquescent ring compound, CHN, prepared by the reaction of ethylene bromide or ethylene chloride with ammonia: used chiefly in veterinary medicine as an anthelmintic, and as an insecticide.
- any derivative of this compound.
- piperazine (Thesaurus)