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Related to over-the-counter: Over-the-counter drugs
adj. Abbr. OTC
1. Not listed or available on an officially recognized stock exchange but traded in direct negotiation between buyers and sellers: over-the-counter stocks.
2. Sold legally without a doctor's prescription: over-the-counter drugs.
American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright © 2016 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
1. (Stock Exchange)
a. (of securities) not listed or quoted on a stock exchange
b. (of a security market) dealing in such securities
c. (of security transactions) conducted through a broker's office directly between purchaser and seller and not on a stock exchange
2. (Pharmacology) (of medicinal drugs) able to be sold without a prescription. Abbreviation: OTC Compare POM
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. not listed on or transacted through an organized securities exchange: over-the-counter stocks.
2. sold legally without a prescription: over-the-counter drugs.
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|Adj.||1.||over-the-counter - purchasable without a doctor's prescription; "nonprescription drugs"; "an over-the-counter cold remedy"|
medicament, medication, medicinal drug, medicine - (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
prescription - available only with a doctor's written prescription; "a prescription drug"
|2.||over-the-counter - (of securities) not traded on a stock exchange; "over-the-counter stocks"|
unlisted - not on a list; "an unlisted telephone number"
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over-the-counter[ˈəʊvəθəˈkaʊntəʳ] ADJ [method] → limpio, honrado
over-the-counter drugs → medicamentos mpl sin receta
over-the-counter market (St Ex) → mercado m de acciones no cotizadas en la bolsa
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
over-the-counteradj (pharm) de venta libre, que se vende sin receta
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.