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brompheniramine

[brohm-fuh-neer-uh-meen, -min]
noun Pharmacology.
  1. a substance, C16H19BrN2, used as an antihistamine in the management of various allergies, as hay fever.
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Origin of brompheniramine

presumably coined from contraction of the component names bromophenyl, pyridinepropanamine; see bromo-, phenyl, pyridine, propane, -amine
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