timed-release

adjective
timed-re·​lease | \ ˈtīmd-ri-ˈlēs How to pronounce timed-release (audio) \
variants: or time-release \ ˈtīm-​ri-​ˈlēs How to pronounce timed-release (audio) \

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

First Known Use of timed-release

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Timed-release.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/timed-release. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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timed-release

adjective
timed-re·​lease
variants: or time-release \ ˈtīm(d)-​ri-​ˈlēs How to pronounce timed-release (audio) \

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