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quaalude

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noun quaa·lude \ˈkwā-ˌlüd\

Definition of quaalude

  1. :  a tablet or capsule of methaqualone



Origin and Etymology of quaalude

from Quaalude, a trademark


First Known Use: 1966

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quaalude

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noun quaa·lude \ˈkwā-ˌlüd\

Medical Definition of quaalude

  1. :  a tablet or capsule of methaqualone




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