Definition of Ventolin in English:

Ventolin

noun

Trademark
  • A synthetic compound related to aspirin, used as a bronchodilator in the treatment of asthma and other conditions involving constriction of the airways.

    Also called salbutamol

Pronunciation

Ventolin

/ˈven(t)ələn/ /ˈvɛn(t)ələn/

Origin

1960s perhaps from ventilate+ -ol+ -in.