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

  • n. A toxic white powder, C11H12N2O, formerly used to reduce fever and relieve pain.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. The drug phenazone.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An artificial alkaloid, believed to be efficient in abating fever.

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