pirbuterol pir·bu·ter·ol (pĭr-byōō’tə-rôl’, -rōl’)
An analogue of albuterol that acts as a bronchodilator and is used in the treatment of asthma.
[pahy-ruh t] /ˈpaɪ rət/ noun 1. a person who robs or commits illegal violence at sea or on the shores of the sea. 2. a ship used by such persons. 3. any plunderer, predator, etc.: confidence men, slumlords, and other pirates. 4. a person who uses or reproduces the work or invention of another without […]
[French peer] /French pir/ noun 1. Dominique Georges Henri [French daw-mee-neek zhawrzh ahn-ree] /French dɔ miˈnik ʒɔrʒ ɑ̃ˈri/ (Show IPA), 1910–69, Belgian priest: Nobel Peace Prize 1958.
piriform pir·i·form (pĭr’ə-fôrm’, pī’rə-) adj. Shaped like a pear.