diazepam

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English[edit]

Chemical structure of diazepam
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Etymology[edit]

From (benzo)diazep(ine) +‎ am(ide).

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diazepam (countable and uncountable, plural diazepams)

  1. (pharmacology) A tranquilizing muscle relaxant drug (trademark Valium) used chiefly to relieve anxiety.
    • 2001: The most effective anti-anxiety drugs (tranquillizers) are the benzodiazepines, epitomized by diazepam (Valium®). — Leslie Iversen, Drugs: A Very Short Introduction (Oxford 2001, p. 57)

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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Etymology[edit]

From English diazepam.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /djaˈzɛ.pam/
  • Rhymes: -ɛpam
  • Syllabification: dia‧ze‧pam

Noun[edit]

diazepam m inan

  1. diazepam

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Further reading[edit]

  • diazepam in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • diazepam in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

diazepam m (uncountable)

  1. (pharmacology) diazepam (minor tranquillizer, benzodiazepine)

Spanish[edit]

Noun[edit]

diazepam m (plural diazepams)

  1. diazepam