pilule

noun
pil·​ule | \ ˈpil-(ˌ)yül How to pronounce pilule (audio) \

Definition of pilule

: a little pill

First Known Use of pilule

1543, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pilule

Middle French, from Latin pilula pill — more at pill

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“Pilule.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pilule. Accessed 19 Jan. 2021.

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pilule

noun
pil·​ule
variants: or pillule \ ˈpil-​(ˌ)yü(ə)l How to pronounce pilule (audio) \

Medical Definition of pilule

: a little pill

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