curative dose

n.

The dose required to eliminate the symptoms of a disease or to correct the manifestations of a deficiency in the diet.

Nearby words

  1. curate,
  2. curate's egg,
  3. curatic,
  4. curation,
  5. curative,
  6. curatively,
  7. curator,
  8. curatorial,
  9. curaçao,
  10. curb


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