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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.
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Noun1.pharmaceutic - drug or medicine that is prepared or dispensed in pharmacies and used in medical treatmentpharmaceutic - 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.pharmaceutic - of or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists; "the pharmaceutical industry"