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abstract

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noun ab·stract \ˈab-ˌstrakt\

Medical Definition of abstract

  1. 1:  a written summary of the key points especially of a scientific paper

  2. 2:  a pharmaceutical preparation made by mixing a powdered solid extract of a vegetable substance with lactose in such proportions that one part of the final product represents two parts of the original drug from which the extract was made




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abstract

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transitive verb ab·stract \ˈab-ˌstrakt, ab-ˈ\

Medical Definition of abstract

  1. :  to make an abstract of

abstractor or abstracter \-tər\play play noun




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