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pharmaceuticals

noun
plural of pharmaceutical

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a substance or preparation used to treat disease
  • some pharmaceuticals can be quite risky unless taken correctly

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“Pharmaceuticals.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/pharmaceuticals. Accessed 29 Sep. 2022.

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