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medicament

noun

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a substance or preparation used to treat disease
  • in the 19th century a physician's bag of medicaments most likely included powerful opiates

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The first known use of medicament was in the 15th century

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“Medicament.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/medicament. Accessed 24 Jun. 2021.

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