Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An anti-inflammatory and analgesic drug of the NSAID class, C18H15NO3, used primarily to treat osteoarthritis and rheumatoid arthritis.

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  • noun A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug.

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

  • noun a nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Daypro)

Etymologies

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

[oxaproz- (blend of oxazole, one of its constituents and propionic acid) + –in.]

Examples

  • Do systematically the oxaprozin in easier amounts, or thioridazine it for evenly than recommended.

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