timed-release

adjective
timed-re·lease | \ˈtīmd-ri-ˈlēs \
variants: or time-release \ˈtīm-ri-ˈlēs \

Definition of timed-release 

: consisting of or containing a drug that is released in small amounts over time (as by dissolution of a coating) usually in the gastrointestinal tract timed-release capsules

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1966, in the meaning defined above

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timed-release

adjective
timed-re·lease
variants: or time-release \ˈtīm(d)-ri-ˈlēs \

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