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Librium

Syllabification: Lib·ri·um
Pronunciation: /ˈlibrēəm
 
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Definition of Librium in English:

noun

Trademark for chlordiazepoxide.
Example sentences
  • A group of tranquillisers called benzodiazepines including drugs such as Valium, Librium and Diazepam were often involved.
  • Since Librium is a long-acting drug, it's quite possible that Thomas' agitation was caused by some withdrawal symptoms which are typically delayed in onset.
  • Barbiturates and tranquilizers such as Librium and Valium are categorized in this class.

Origin

1960s: of unknown origin.

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