[ pur-kuh-set ]
/ ˈpɜr kəˌsɛt /
a brand name for a narcotic combination drug containing acetaminophen and oxycodone, prescribed as a pain reliever.
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Examples from the Web for percocet
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Word Origin and History for percocet
by 1991, a North American brand name for oxycodone/acetaminophen.
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