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dos·age

 (dō′sĭj)
n.
1.
a. Administration of a therapeutic agent in prescribed amounts.
b. Determination of the amount to be so administered.
c. The amount so administered.
2. Addition of an ingredient to a substance in a specific amount, especially to wine.

dosage

(ˈdəʊsɪdʒ)
n
1. (Pharmacology) the administration of a drug or agent in prescribed amounts and at prescribed intervals
2. (Pharmacology) the optimum therapeutic dose and optimum interval between doses
3. (Brewing) another name for dose3, dose4
4. (General Physics) another name for dose3, dose4

dos•age

(ˈdoʊ sɪdʒ)

n.
1. the administration of medicine in doses.
2. the amount of medicine to be given.
4. the process of adding a sugar solution to sparkling wine before corking.
[1840–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.dosage - the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one timedosage - the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time
indefinite quantity - an estimated quantity
2.dosage - a measured portion of medicine taken at any one timedosage - a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
booster dose, booster shot, recall dose, booster - an additional dose that makes sure the first dose was effective
draught, draft - a dose of liquid medicine; "he took a sleeping draft"
hit - a dose of a narcotic drug
lethal dose - the size dose that will cause death
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
lozenge, pill, tablet, tab - a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet
Translations
جُرْعَه، مِقْدار الجُرْعَه
dávkování
dosering
adag
lyfjaskammtur; lyfjagjöf
dávkovanie

dosage

[ˈdəʊsɪdʒ] N [of medicine] → dosificación f; (in instructions for use of medication) → posología f; (= amount) → dosis f inv

dosage

[ˈdəʊsɪdʒ] n
(= amount) → dose f, dosage m
(= prescribed amount) → dose f (prescrite)
(on label)posologie f

dosage

nDosis f; (= giving of medicine)Dosierung f; dosage meterDosimeter nt

dosage

[ˈdəʊsɪdʒ] n (on medicine bottle) → posologia

dose

(dəus) noun
1. the quantity of medicine etc to be taken at one time. It's time you had a dose of your medicine.
2. an unpleasant thing (especially an illness) which one is forced to suffer. a nasty dose of flu.
verb
to give medicine to. She dosed him with aspirin.
ˈdosage (-sidʒ) noun
the size of, or method of giving, a dose of medicine etc. What is the dosage for a child of five?

dosage

n dosificación f; (dose) dosis f
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