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 (fĕn′əl-byo͞o′tə-zōn′, fē′nəl-)
A nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drug, C19H20N2O2, that is used to treat fever and painful musculoskeletal conditions in horses and dogs.

[phenyl + but(yl) + blend of azo- and -one.]
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(Pharmacology) an anti-inflammatory drug used in the treatment of rheumatic diseases; it has been largely superseded by other NSAIDs
[C20: from (dioxodi)phenylbut(ylpyr)azo(lidi)ne]
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(ˌfɛn lˈbyu təˌzoʊn, ˌfin-)

a potent substance, C19H20N2O2, used to reduce pain and inflammation in rheumatic diseases and gout, and used in veterinary medicine for musculoskeletal disorders.
[1950–55; phenyl + but (yric) + (pyr)az(olidinedi)one, a component of its chemical name; see azo-, -one]
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Noun1.phenylbutazone - anti-inflammatory drug (trade name Butazolidin)
anti-inflammatory, anti-inflammatory drug - a medicine intended to reduce inflammation
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