Medical Dictionary

suppository

noun sup·pos·i·to·ry \sə-ˈpäz-ə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtr-\
plural sup·pos·i·to·ries

Medical Definition of SUPPOSITORY

:  a solid but readily meltable cone or cylinder of usually medicated material for insertion into a bodily passage or cavity (as the rectum, vagina, or urethra)
April 25, 2015
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nimble or easily flexed
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