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Medical Term:

12-O-tetradecanoylphorbol 13-acetate

Pronunciation: tet'ra-dek'a-no-il-for'bol as'e-tat

Definition: A double ester of phorbol found in croton oil; a cocarcinogen or tumor promoter.

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