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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A benzodiazepine drug, C16H14ClN3O, whose hydrochloride is used as an antianxiety drug and in the treatment of chronic alcoholism and alcohol withdrawal.

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  • n. A benzodiazepine derivative used as a sedative drug.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a tranquilizer (trade names Librium and Libritabs) used in the treatment of alcoholism


chlor(o)- + (benzo)diazep(ine) + oxide.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)



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