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[ fär′mə-kə-pēəl ]


Of or relating to a pharmacopoeia.
Relating to a drug in the list of the United States Pharmacopoeia or similar pharmacopoeia.

Nearby words

pharmacol., pharmacolite, pharmacologist, pharmacology, pharmacopeia, pharmacopeial, pharmacopeial gel, pharmacopoeia, pharmacopsychosis, pharmacotherapy, pharmacy
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Examples from the Web for pharmacopeial

  • One pharmacopeial dose of hydrochloric acid is contained in 35 of the tablets.

    The Propaganda for Reform in Proprietary Medicines, Vol. 1 of 2|Various
  • It would be necessary to give 34 tablets to administer a pharmacopeial dose of hydrochloric acid.