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nalbuphine

[ nal-byoo-feen ]

noun

, Pharmacology.
  1. a potent synthetic narcotic, C 2 1 H 2 7 NO 4 , used as an analgesic for moderate to severe pain.


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Word History and Origins

Origin of nalbuphine1

By rearrangement of parts of its chemical name

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