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meg·a·dose

 (mĕg′ə-dōs′)
n.
An exceptionally large dose, as of a drug or vitamin.
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megadose

(ˈmɛɡəˌdəʊs)
n
(Pharmacology) a very large dose, as of a medicine, vitamin, etc
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meg•a•dose

(ˈmɛg əˌdoʊs)

n.
a very large dose, as of a vitamin.
[1970–75]
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meg·a·dose

(mĕg′ə-dōs′)
An exceptionally large dose, as of a drug or vitamin.
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meg·a·dose

n. megadosis, una dosis de una sustancia nutritiva que supera exageradamente la cantidad diaria recomendada.
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megadose

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