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Definitions

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)

Etymologies

(di)me(thyl) + alteration of phen(yl) + am(inobenzo)ic acid.
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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