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English definition of “aspirin”

aspirin

noun [C or U]     /ˈæs.pɪ.rɪn/ (plural aspirin or aspirins)
B1 a common drug that reduces pain, fever, and swelling: I always take a couple of aspirins when I feel a cold starting. Aspirin should not be given to young children.Specific medicines and drugsSpecific types of drug
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