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dose

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noun \ˈdōs\

Medical Definition of dose

  1. 1a:  the measured quantity of a therapeutic agent to be taken at one timeb:  the quantity of radiation administered or absorbed

  2. 2:  a gonorrheal infection




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dose

verb

Medical Definition of dose

dosed; dosing

  1. 1

  2. transitive verb

  3. :  to divide (as a medicine) into doses

  4. 2:  to give a dose to; especially :  to give medicine to

  5. 3:  to treat with an application or agent

  6. intransitive verb

  7. :  to take medicine <he is forever dosing but he gets worse>





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