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pharmacopoeia

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Drugs, medicines
pharmacopoeiaphar‧ma‧co‧poe‧ia /ˌfɑːməkəˈpiːə $ ˌfɑːr-/ noun [countable]  technicalMD an official book giving information about medicines
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pharmacopoeiaThe eighteenth century pharmacopoeia was none too impressive.The College pharmacopoeia consisted largely of aloes, calomel, copper sulphate and croton oil.
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