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ipratropium bromide

[ip-ruh-troh-pee-uh m] /ˌɪp rəˈtroʊ pi əm/
noun, Pharmacology
1.
an anticholinergic bronchodilator, C 20 H 30 BrNO 3 , used in the treatment of chronic bronchitis and in airway obstruction diseases.
Origin
i(so)pr(opylnor)atrop(in)ium a component of the chemical name; see isopropyl, nor-, atropine, -ium
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