medicament

noun me·di·ca·ment \ mi-ˈdi-kə-mənt , ˈme-di-kə- \

Definition of medicament

: a substance used in therapy

medicamentous

play \mi-ˌdi-kə-ˈmen-təs, ˌme-di-kə-\ adjective

Examples of medicament in a Sentence

  1. in the 19th century a physician's bag of medicaments most likely included powerful opiates

Origin and Etymology of medicament

Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin medicamentum, from medicare


Medical Dictionary

medicament

noun me·di·ca·ment \ mi-ˈdik-ə-mənt , ˈmed-i-kə- \

medical Definition of medicament

: a substance used in therapy


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