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Librium

(ˈlɪbrɪəm)
n
(Pharmacology) trademark a brand of the drug chlordiazepoxide. See also benzodiazepine
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Lib•ri•um

(ˈlɪb ri əm)
Trademark.
a brand of chlordiazepoxide.
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Noun1.Librium - a tranquilizer (trade names Librium and Libritabs) used in the treatment of alcoholism
benzodiazepine - any of several similar lipophilic amines used as tranquilizers or sedatives or hypnotics or muscle relaxants; chronic use can lead to dependency
brand, brand name, marque, trade name - a name given to a product or service
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