Nardil

noun
monoamine oxidase inhibitor (trade name Nardil) used to treat clinical depression
Syn: ↑phenelzine
Usage Domain: ↑trade name
Hypernyms: ↑monoamine oxidase inhibitor, ↑MAOI

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