B-52

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Named for Boeing's B-52 Stratofortress, a bomber aircraft used in the Vietnam War.

Noun[edit]

B-52 (plural B-52s)

  1. A cocktail shooter consisting of three distinct layers of coffee liqueur, Baileys and Grand Marnier.
  2. (informal, medicine) A combination of diphenhydramine, 5 mg of haloperidol, and 2 mg of lorazepam, widely used for the sedation of acutely agitated patients.