[ pur-kuh-set ]
/ ˈpɜr kəˌsɛt /

Pharmacology, Trademark.

a brand name for a narcotic combination drug containing acetaminophen and oxycodone, prescribed as a pain reliever. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Word Origin and History for percocet


by 1991, a North American brand name for oxycodone/acetaminophen.

Online Etymology Dictionary, © 2010 Douglas Harper