dimethyl sulfoxide

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dimethyl sulfoxide

[‚dī′meth·əl səl′fäk‚sīd]
(organic chemistry)
(CH3)2SO A colorless liquid used as a local analgesic and anti-inflammatory agent, as a solvent in industry, and in laboratories as a medium for carrying out chemical reactions. Abbreviated DMSO.