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phar·ma·ceu·ti·cal

 (fär′mə-so͞o′tĭ-kəl) also phar·ma·ceu·tic (-tĭk)
adj.
Of or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists.
n.
A pharmaceutical product or preparation.

[From Late Latin pharmaceuticus, from Greek pharmakeutikos, from pharmakeutēs, preparer of drugs, variant of pharmakeus, from pharmakon, drug.]

phar′ma·ceu′ti·cal·ly adv.

pharmaceutical

(ˌfɑːməˈsjuːtɪkəl) or less commonly

pharmaceutic

adj
(Medicine) of or relating to drugs or pharmacy
[C17: from Late Latin pharmaceuticus, from Greek pharmakeus purveyor of drugs; see pharmacy]
ˌpharmaˈceutically adv

phar•ma•ceu•ti•cal

(ˌfɑr məˈsu tɪ kəl)

also phar`ma•ceu′tic,



adj.
1. pertaining to pharmacy or pharmacists.
n.
2. a pharmaceutical preparation or product.
[1640–50]
phar`ma•ceu′ti•cal•ly, adv.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.pharmaceutical - drug or medicine that is prepared or dispensed in pharmacies and used in medical treatmentpharmaceutical - drug or medicine that is prepared or dispensed in pharmacies and used in medical treatment
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
radiopharmaceutical - pharmaceutical consisting of a radioactive compound used in radiation therapy
clot buster, thrombolytic, thrombolytic agent - a kind of pharmaceutical that can break up clots blocking the flow of blood to the heart muscle
Adj.1.pharmaceutical - of or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists; "the pharmaceutical industry"
2.pharmaceutical - of or relating to drugs used in medical treatment

pharmaceutical

noun
A substance used in the treatment of disease:
Translations
خاص بالصَّيْدَلَه
farmaceutický
farmaceutisk
gyógyszerészeti
lyffræîilegur
farmaceutický
eczacılıkla ilgili

pharmaceutical

[ˌfɑːməˈsjuːtɪkəl]
A. ADJfarmacéutico

pharmaceutical

[ˌfɑːrməˈsuːtɪkəl]
n
pharmaceuticals → produits mpl pharmaceutiques pharmaceuticals companypharmaceuticals company ncompagnie f pharmaceutique

pharmaceutical

n usu plArzneimittel nt; the pharmaceutical industrydie Pharmaindustrie; pharmaceutical(s) companyPharmaunternehmen nt

pharmaceutical

[ˌfɑːməˈsjuːtɪkl] adjfarmaceutico/a

pharmacy

(ˈfaːməsi) plural ˈpharmacies noun
1. the preparation of medicines. He is studying pharmacy.
2. a shop etc where medicines are sold or given out. the hospital pharmacy.
ˌpharmaˈceutical (-ˈsjuːtikəl) adjective
ˈpharmacist noun
(American ˈdruggist) a person who prepares and sells medicines; a chemist.

pharmaceutical

adj farmacéutico; n fármaco
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