Medical Dictionary

apothecaries' measure

noun apoth·e·car·ies' measure \ə-ˈpäth-ə-ˌker-ēz-\

Medical Definition of APOTHECARIES' MEASURE

:  a system of liquid units of measure used in compounding medical prescriptions that include the gallon, pint, fluid ounce, fluid dram, and minim
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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