Rohypnol 1995, trade name for a powerful insomnia drug.

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  • Rohypnol® — /rō hipˈnol/ noun A powerful sedative drug …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rohypnol — Strukturformel Allgemeines Freiname Flunitrazepam …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Rohypnol — Flunitrazépam Flunitrazépam Général Nom …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Rohypnol{™} — [U] the brand name of the drug Flunitrazepam which is used in some countries to treat insomnia (= the condition of being unable to sleep). It has become known as a date rape drug and has been used to commit sexual assaults. The drug makes people… …   Universalium

  • Rohypnol — [[t]roʊhɪ̱pnɒl[/t]] N UNCOUNT Rohypnol is a powerful drug that makes a person semi conscious. [TRADEMARK] …   English dictionary

  • Rohypnol — noun a depressant and tranquilizer (trade name Rohypnol) often used in the commission of sexual assault; legally available in Europe and Mexico and Colombia • Syn: ↑flunitrazepan • Hypernyms: ↑club drug • Hyponyms: ↑R 2, ↑Mexican valium, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Rohypnol — /roh hip nawl / Pharm., Trademark. a brand of flunitrazepam, a benzodiazepine: illegal in the U.S., it can cause memory blackouts and has been implicated in date rapes. * * * …   Universalium

  • Rohypnol — noun The sedative drug flunitrazepam, often referred to as a date rape drug …   Wiktionary

  • Rohypnol — Ro·hyp·nol rō hip .nȯl, .nōl n a preparation of flunitrazepam formerly a U.S. registered trademark * * * Ro·hyp·nol (ro hipґnəl) trademark for a preparation of flunitrazepam …   Medical dictionary

  • Rohypnol — n. trade name of a tranquilizer and depressant (Medicine) …   English contemporary dictionary

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