[dem-uh-rawl, -rol] Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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trademark name, by 1942; originally a morphine substitute.

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demerol in Medicine


[dĕmə-rôl′, -rōl′]
  1. A trademark for the drug meperidine hydrochloride.
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