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“aspirin” in British English

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aspirinnoun [ C or U ]

uk /ˈæs.prɪn/ us /ˈæs.prɪn/ 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.

(Definition of “aspirin” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“aspirin” in American English

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aspirinnoun [ C/U ]

us /ˈæs·prən, -pər·ən/ plural aspirin or aspirins

a drug taken to reduce pain, fever, and swelling

(Definition of “aspirin” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)