Contract tablet

Con´tract tablet


1.(Babylonian & Assyrian Antiq.) A clay tablet on which was inscribed a contract, for safe keeping. Such tablets were inclosed in an outer case (often called the envelope), on which was inscribed a duplicate of the inscription on the inclosed tablet.
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3M Drug Delivery Systems (DDS), a division of 3M, has expanded its outsourcing capabilities to provide contract tablet manufacturing at its Northridge, California pharmaceutical production plant.
Drug Delivery Systems (DDS), a division of 3M, announced today that it has expanded its world-wide outsourcing capabilities and will provide contract tablets, capsules, creams, liquids, sachets, beadlets and film coating services at its Loughborough, U.