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painkiller

noun

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something (as a drug) that relieves pain
  • after her oral surgery, she was given a prescription for a mild painkiller

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The first known use of painkiller was in 1849

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“Painkiller.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/painkiller. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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