tramadol

noun
tram·​a·​dol | \ ˈtra-mə-ˌdȯl How to pronounce tramadol (audio) \

Definition of tramadol

: a synthetic opioid analgesic administered orally in the form of its hydrochloride C16H25NO2·HCl to treat moderate to severe pain

First Known Use of tramadol

1978, in the meaning defined above

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“Tramadol.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/tramadol. Accessed 27 Nov. 2020.

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tramadol

noun
tram·​a·​dol | \ ˈtram-ə-ˌdȯl How to pronounce tramadol (audio) \

Medical Definition of tramadol

: a synthetic opioid analgesic administered orally in the form of its hydrochloride C16H25NO2·HCl to treat moderate to severe pain — see ultram

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