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dieb. tert.

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abbreviation

(in prescriptions) every third day.

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Origin of dieb. tert.

From Latin diēbus tertius
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  • The subject of this part may be gathered from Bacons words in Opus Tert., cap.

    The Grey Friars in Oxford|Andrew G. Little
  • He tried to say that the apprentice was not a thief—but the word dieb somehow stuck in his throat.

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