Salbutamol meaning

săl-byo͝otə-môl, -mōl, -mŏl
A short-acting bronchodilator used for the relief of bronchospasm in conditions such as asthma and COPD.
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Origin of salbutamol

  • sal(icyl) the radical of salicylic acid (from French salicyle salicylic acid) but(yl) am(ine) –ol

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From salicyl + butyl + amine + -ol.

    From Wiktionary