Definition of Ventolin in English:

Ventolin

Pronunciation /ˈven(t)ələn/ /ˈvɛn(t)ələn/

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.

Origin

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