noun. ['θəˈlɪdəˌmaɪd'] a sedative and hypnotic drug; withdrawn from sale after discovered to cause severe birth defects because it inhibits angiogenesis.
- sedative-hypnotic drug
Words that Rhyme with Thalidomide
Example sentences of the word thalidomide
1. Noun, singular or mass
Leprosy is treated with thalidomide**, brand name Thalomid, which can cause peripheral neuropathy.