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Caplet

[ kap-lit ]
/ ˈkæp lɪt /
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Pharmacology, Trademark.
an oval-shaped tablet that is coated to facilitate swallowing.
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British Dictionary definitions for Caplet

caplet
/ (ˈkæplɪt) /

noun
a medicinal tablet, usually oval in shape, coated in a soluble substance

Word Origin for caplet

C20: cap (sule) + (tab) let
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