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Date: 1600-1700
Language: Modern Latin
Origin: Late Greek pharmakopoiia 'making drugs', from Greek pharmakon ( PHARMACY) + poiein 'to make'

pharmacopoeia

noun
     
Related topics: Drugs, Medicines
phar‧ma‧co‧poe‧ia [countable]
technicalMD an official book giving information about medicines

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