Cox-2 inhibitor



COX-2 inhibitor n.
Any of a class of nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs thought to have fewer side effects than traditional NSAIDs.

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    [kok-suh] /ˈkɒk sə/ noun, plural coxae [kok-see] /ˈkɒk si/ (Show IPA) 1. Anatomy. 2. Zoology. the first or proximal segment of the leg of insects and other arthropods. /ˈkɒksə/ noun (pl) coxae (ˈkɒksiː) 1. a technical name for the hipbone or hip joint 2. the basal segment of the leg of an insect coxa cox·a […]

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    [kok-sal-jee-uh, -juh] /kɒkˈsæl dʒi ə, -dʒə/ noun 1. pain in the hip. /kɒkˈsældʒɪə/ noun 1. pain in the hip joint 2. disease of the hip joint causing pain coxalgia cox·al·gi·a (kŏk-sāl’jē-ə, -jə) n. Pain in or disease of the hip or hip joint.

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    coxa magna coxa mag·na (māg’nə) n. Enlargement and deformation of the head of the femur.



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