from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A crystalline compound, C15H15NO2, used as an anti-inflammatory drug and as an analgesic.
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- n. A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug used to treat pain, including menstrual pain.
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- n. a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory and analgesic drug (trade name Ponstel) used to treat mild pain (especially menstrual cramps)
(di)me(thyl) + alteration of phen(yl) + am(inobenzo)ic acid.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)