caplet


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cap·let

 (kăp′lĭt)
n.
A coated, oval medicine tablet.

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caplet

(ˈkæplɪt)
n
(Medicine) a medicinal tablet, usually oval in shape, coated in a soluble substance
[C20: cap(sule) + (tab)let]
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cap•let

(ˈkæp lɪt)

n.
an oval-shaped tablet that is coated to facilitate swallowing.
[1985–90; appar. cap(sule) + -let; orig. a trademark]
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caplet

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n (= coated tablet)Kapsel f
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