English dictionary



Hint: Question mark (?) is a wildcard. Question mark substitutes one character.

English noun: benzodiazepine

1. benzodiazepine (artifact) any of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency


Broader (hypernym)antianxiety drug, anxiolytic, anxiolytic drug, minor tranquilizer, minor tranquilliser, minor tranquillizer, muscle relaxant


Narrower (hyponym)alprazolam, Ativan, chlordiazepoxide, diazepam, estazolam, Halcion, Libritabs, Librium, lorazepam, midazolam, nitrazepam, ProSom, Restoril, temazepam, triazolam, Valium, Versed, Xanax









Based on WordNet 3.0 copyright © Princeton University.
Web design: Orcapia v/Per Bang. English edition: .
2018 onlineordbog.dk