Examples of tranquilizer in a Sentence
a patient who is on tranquilizers
Recent Examples of tranquilizer from the Web
Among the medicines that could be affected are insulin, epinephrine, heparin, antibiotics, antidepressants, tranquilizers, and vaccines, according to the list released by the U.S. trade representative.
Competitor Roche Pharmaceuticals invited reporters to watch as its tranquilizer Librium was used to sedate a wild lynx.
The state Department of Environmental Conservation tweeted Monday afternoon that its wildlife officers shot the animal with a tranquilizer dart on the museum's fourth-floor mezzanine.
Authorities fired tranquilizer darts but were unable to stop the attack.
Tests on the cheesecake showed the presence of the tranquilizer.
Federal officials tested the remaining cheesecake stored in a container and confirmed that the treat was laced with the tranquilizer.
The lion then showed up 5 miles away in Diamond Heights, where a wildlife officer from DFW darted it with a tranquilizer gun.
After another attempt to escape, the leopard retreated inside the house again, where it was given a second dose of tranquilizer, which knocked it unconscious.
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Definition of tranquilizer for English Language Learners
: a drug that causes a person or animal to become very relaxed and calm
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