medicine chest


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medicine chest

n
(Medicine) a small chest or cupboard for storing medicines, bandages, etc
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Noun1.medicine chest - cabinet that holds medicines and toiletriesmedicine chest - cabinet that holds medicines and toiletries
cabinet - a piece of furniture resembling a cupboard with doors and shelves and drawers; for storage or display
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Hunter brought the boat round under the stern-port, and Joyce and I set to work loading her with powder tins, muskets, bags of biscuits, kegs of pork, a cask of cognac, and my invaluable medicine chest.
In my personal medicine chest was a quart of whisky.
He really wants sleep; and Lady Verinder's medicine chest is at my disposal.
Half an hour after, Jo went to `Mother's closet' for something, and there found little Beth sitting on the medicine chest, looking very grave, with red eyes and a camphor bottle in her hand.
after his name, as we found out afterwards, and he had a splendid travelling medicine chest and a set of instruments.
I mought, Judge,” said the old tar, with a broad grin; “but there was no need of the medicine chest for a cure; for, as I thought the brew was spoilt for the marine’s taste, and there was no telling when another sea might come and spoil it for mine.
To them the village was literally a community, a league for mutual defence, and you would suppose that they would not go a-huckleberrying without a medicine chest.
In the saloon the doctor's voice greeted me, and his large form followed his voice, issuing out of the starboard spare cabin where the ship's medicine chest was kept securely lashed in the bed-place.
And back it came, day after day, steering compasses, blocks and tackles, sails, coils of rope, medicine chests, ensigns, signal flags--everything, in fact, except the trade goods and supplies which had already been kai-kai'd.
CVS/pharmacy revealed on Friday that it will acquire Medicine Chest Pharmacy's 19 drug stores in Texas, for an undisclosed value, during the last weekend of December.
After all, the Garden State has long boasted that that it's 'the nation's medicine chest,' thanks to the large number of drug makers within its borders that develop medicines used around the world.
6 Chiefs to support the Medicine Chest Task Force (MCTF) on Indian Control of Indian Health.