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A drug, C21H31N5O2, used in its hydrochloride form to treat anxiety disorders.

[bu(tyl) + spir(ane), compound having two rings that share one atom (from German Spiran, from Latin spīra, coil; see spire2) + -one.]
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Noun1.buspirone - a drug (trade name BuSpar) designed specifically for anxiety
antianxiety drug, anxiolytic, anxiolytic drug, minor tranquilizer, minor tranquilliser, minor tranquillizer - a tranquilizer used to relieve anxiety and reduce tension and irritability
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n buspirona
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"We are pleased to kick off the year with this exciting and progressive move," said Entercom President of Programming Pat Paxon .