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oxycodone

[ok-see-koh-dohn] /ˌɒk siˈkoʊ doʊn/
noun, Pharmacology.
1.
an opioid analgesic, C 18 H 21 NO 4 , used to treat moderate to severe pain.
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n.

from (hydr)oxy(l) + codeine. Developed 1916 in Germany; introduced in U.S. 1939.

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oxycodone ox·y·co·done (ŏk'sĭ-kō'dōn')
n.
A narcotic alkaloid related to codeine, used as an analgesic and a sedative chiefly in the form of its hydrochloride salt.

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