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nalbuphine

[ nal-byoo-feen ]
/ ˈnæl byuˌfin /
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noun Pharmacology.
a potent synthetic narcotic, C21H27NO4, used as an analgesic for moderate to severe pain.
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Origin of nalbuphine

By rearrangement of parts of its chemical name
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