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brompheniramine

[brohm-fuh-neer-uh-meen, -min] /ˌbroʊm fəˈnɪər əˌmin, -mɪn/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a substance, C 16 H 19 BrN 2 , used as an antihistamine in the management of various allergies, as hay fever.
Origin
presumably coined from contraction of the component names bromophenyl, pyridinepropanamine; see bromo-, phenyl, pyridine, propane, -amine
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