Definition of ibuprofen noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

ibuprofen

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌaɪbjuːˈprəʊfen//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˌaɪbjuːˈproʊfen//
 
[uncountable]
 
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a drug used to reduce pain and inflammation Word Origin 1960s: from elements of the chemical name.
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