pharmacognosis


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Related to pharmacognosis: pharmacognosist

pharmacognosy, pharmacognosia, pharmacognosis, pharmacognostics

the branch of pharmacology that studies the composition, use, and history of drugs. — pharmacognosist, n. — pharmacognostic, adj.
See also: Drugs
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The Institute of Molecular Chemistry (ICMR) was established in January of 2008 in the Faculty of Natural Sciences through the combination of three research units focused on organic and coordinative chemistry, pharmacognosis and polymer science.