Definitions for valiumˈvæl i əm

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

Val•i•um*ˈvæl i əm

  1. a brand of diazepam.

    Category: Pharmacology, Trademark

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diazepam, Valium(noun)

    a tranquilizer (trade name Valium) used to relieve anxiety and relax muscles; acts by enhancing the inhibitory actions of the neurotransmitter GABA; can also be used as an anticonvulsant drug in cases of nerve agent poisoning

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  1. valium(Noun)

    A drug, now known as diazepam

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