levorphanol tartrate

[ lĕ-vôrfə-nôl′ ]

n.

An addictive drug used primarily as an analgesic with action similar to morphine.

Nearby words

  1. levoduction,
  2. levoglucose,
  3. levorotation,
  4. levorotatory,
  5. levorphanol,
  6. levotorsion,
  7. levoversion,
  8. levulinic acid,
  9. levulose,
  10. levulosemia


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