from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A trademark used for the drug diazepam.
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- n. a tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles; acts by enhancing the inhibitory actions of the neurotransmitter GABA; can also be used as an anticonvulsant drug in cases of nerve agent poisoning
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