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Quaalude

[kwey-lood]
Pharmacology, Trademark.
  1. a brand of methaqualone.
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Quaalude

n.

1965, proprietary name (trademark by Wm. H. Rohrer Inc., Ft. Washington, Pennsylvania, U.S.A.) of methaqualone.

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Quaalude

(kwālōōd′)
  1. A trademark formerly used for the drug methaqualone.
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