a drug, usually recently discovered or developed, noted for its startling curative effect, as an antibiotic or sulfa drug.
- Also called miracle drug.
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How to use wonder drug in a sentence
Quantum computers, enthusiasts forecast, will one day work no end of miracles — from breaking digital encryptions to designing wonder drugs.Quantum Simulators Create a Totally New Phase of Matter | Charlie Wood | December 2, 2021 | Quanta Magazine
Castillo has reinstated a citizen draft for the ongoing cultivation of Viviro, a homegrown wonder drug that cures cancer.Far Cry 6 review: A familiar return to open-world stupidity | Steve Haske | October 8, 2021 | Ars Technica
Nor is seasickness an issue, because of the wonder-drug Meclizine, sold as Sea Calm.In Defense of Cruises: Ignore the Carnival Sewage Disaster | Andrew Roberts | February 15, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST