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phenazocine


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An opiate drug and narcotic analgesic with a greater analgesic effect and a slightly lesser narcotic effect than morphine. Formula: C22H27NO. Compare pentazocine. [From phen(e) an old name for benzene, from Greek phainein to show, alluding to its use in manufacturing illuminating gas + azocine a chemical compound]

Subjects: Psychology.


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