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fluphenazine

[floo-fen-uh-zeen] /fluˈfɛn əˌzin/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
a potent tranquilizer, C 22 H 26 F 3 N 3 OS, derived from phenothiazine and used in various forms for the management of certain neurological or psychotic disorders and for short-term treatment of acute anxiety.
Origin
1955-1960
1955-60; flu(oro)- + phenazine
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fluphenazine flu·phen·a·zine (flōō-fěn'ə-zēn')
n.
A tranquilizing drug used especially in the form of its hydrochloride in psychotherapy.

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