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chlordiazepoxide

[klawr-dahy-az-uh-pok-sahyd, klohr-] /ˌklɔr daɪˌæz əˈpɒk saɪd, ˌkloʊr-/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a compound, C 16 H 14 ClN 3 O, used as a tranquilizer.
Origin of chlordiazepoxide
chlor-2 + diaz(o)- + epox(y) + -ide
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chlordiazepoxide

/ˌklɔːdaɪˌeɪzɪˈpɒksaɪd/
noun
1.
a chemical compound used as a tranquillizer and muscle relaxant and in the treatment of delirium tremens. Formula: C16H14ClN3O
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