Medicated
Medicate Med"i*cate, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Medicated}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Medicating}.] [L. medicatus, p. p. of medicare, medicari. See {Medicable}.] [1913 Webster] 1. To tincture or impregnate with anything medicinal; to drug. ``Medicated waters.'' --Arbuthnot. [1913 Webster]

2. To treat with medicine. [1913 Webster]


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  • medicated — /ˈmɛdəkeɪtəd/ (say meduhkaytuhd) adjective 1. treated with medicine: a medicated patient. 2. impregnated with medicine: a medicated lozenge …   Australian English dictionary

  • medicated — adj. Medicated is used with these nouns: ↑shampoo …   Collocations dictionary

  • medicated — med|i|cat|ed [ˈmedıkeıtıd] adj medicated soap or ↑shampoo contains a substance to help small medical problems of your skin or hair …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • medicated — med|i|cat|ed [ medı,keıtəd ] adjective 1. ) containing a substance that kills bacteria or makes you feel or look healthier: medicated shampoo 2. ) being treated with a drug for an illness or medical condition …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • medicated — [[t]me̱dɪkeɪtɪd[/t]] ADJ: usu ADJ n A medicated soap or shampoo contains substances which are intended to kill bacteria and therefore make your skin or hair healthier …   English dictionary

  • medicated — adjective medicated soap or shampoo contains a substance to help small medical problems of your skin or hair …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • medicated — adj. containing a medicinal drug: applied to lotions, soaps, sweets, etc. Medicated dressings are applied to wounds to prevent infection and allow normal healing …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • medicated — UK [ˈmedɪˌkeɪtɪd] / US [ˈmedɪˌkeɪtəd] adjective 1) containing a substance that kills bacteria or that makes you feel or look healthier medicated shampoo 2) receiving treatment with a drug for an illness or medical condition …   English dictionary

  • medicated — Impregnated with a medicinal substance. * * * adj. containing a medicinal drug: applied to lotions, soaps, sweets, etc. * * * med·i·cat·ed (medґĭ kāt″əd) imbued with a medicinal substance …   Medical dictionary

  • medicated — medɪkeɪtɪd adj. treated; drugged; containing medication med·i·cate || medɪkeɪt v. treat with medicine; drug; prescribe pharmaceuticals …   English contemporary dictionary

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