Definition of Butazolidin in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌbyo͞odəˈzälədən/


A preparation of phenylbutazone used to reduce pain and inflammation.
Example sentences
  • Many people from both sides agree, however, that the use of Lasix and Butazolidin is getting out of control.
  • The Butazolidin injection would be used the day before the race as a pre-race treatment.
  • To stop that practice, every major racing state now requires that no trace of Butazolidin remain in a horse's system on the day of a race.

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Syllabification: Bu·ta·zo·li·din

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