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tranquilize

transitive verb tran·quil·ize

Medical Definition of tranquilize

tran·quil·ized or chiefly British tran·quil·lized or tran·quilisedtran·quil·iz·ing or chiefly British tran·quiliz·ing or tran·quilis·ing

  1. :  to make tranquil or calm; especially :  to relieve of mental tension and anxiety by means of drugs

  2. tran·quil·iza·tion or chiefly British tran·quil·li·za·tion or tran·quil·li·sa·tion \ˌtraŋ-kwə-lə-ˈzā-shən, ˌtran-\play noun



Variants of tranquilize

or chiefly British tran·quil·lize or tran·quil·lise \ˈtraŋ-kwə-ˌlīz, ˈtran-\play


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