Taxol

[ tak-sawl, ‐sohl ]
/ ˈtæk sɔl, ‐soʊl /
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Trademark.

a chemical substance derived from a yew tree of the Pacific Coast: used experimentally as a drug in the treatment of cancer.

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Taxol

[ tăksôl′ ]

A trademark for the drug paclitaxel.

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