Tylenol

noun
an analgesic for mild pain but not for inflammation; also used as an antipyretic; (Datril, Tylenol, Panadol, Phenaphen, Tempra, and Anacin III are trademarks of brands of acetaminophen tablets)
Syn: ↑acetaminophen, ↑Datril, ↑Panadol, ↑Phenaphen, ↑Tempra, ↑Anacin III
Usage Domain: ↑trademark (for: ↑Anacin III), ↑trademark (for: ↑Tempra), ↑trademark (for: ↑Phenaphen), ↑trademark (for: ↑Panadol), ↑trademark, ↑trademark (for: ↑Datril)
Hypernyms: ↑analgesic, ↑anodyne, ↑painkiller, ↑pain pill

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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