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noun ni·fed·i·pine \nī-ˈfed-ə-ˌpēn\

Definition of NIFEDIPINE

:  a calcium channel blocker C17H18N2O6 that is a coronary vasodilator used especially in the treatment of angina pectoris—see adalat, procardia
April 01, 2015
diapause Hear it
a period of physiological dormancy
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