Definition of Miltown in English:

Miltown

(also Milltown)

noun

Pharmacology
  • A trademark for: the drug meprobamate; a tablet of this drug..

Origin

1950s. Origin uncertain; perhaps from the name of Milltown, New Jersey, a town situated close to the laboratories manufacturing the product.

Pronunciation

Miltown

/ˈmɪltaʊn/