Definition of Valium in English:

Valium

Line breaks: Val¦ium
Pronunciation: /ˈvalɪəm
 
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noun

Trademark for diazepam.
More example sentences
  • A Yorkshire Labour MP will today spearhead a new alert over the dangers of Valium and other benzodiazepine tranquillisers.
  • I knew that she kept her Valium in a bottle in the bag.
  • Lavender has sedative effects comparable to drugs such as Valium.

Origin

1960s: of unknown origin.

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