Pharmaceutics
Pharmaceutics Phar`ma*ceu"tics, n. The science of preparing medicines. [1913 Webster]

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  • Pharmaceutics — is the discipline of pharmacy that deals with all facets of the process of turning a new chemical entity (NCE) into a medication able to be safely and effectively used by patients in the community. Pharmaceutics is the science of dosage form… …   Wikipedia

  • pharmaceutics — UK US /ˌfɑːməˈsjuːtɪks/ US  /ˌfɑrməˈsuːtɪks/ noun [U] ► the production or study of medicines: »Our research in clinical pharmaceutics aims to help create affordable medicines …   Financial and business terms

  • pharmaceutics — [fär΄mə so͞ot′iks, fär΄mə syo͞ot′iks] n. [< LL] PHARMACY (sense 1) …   English World dictionary

  • Pharmaceutics — …   Википедия

  • pharmaceutics — /fahr meuh sooh tiks/, n. (used with a sing. v.) pharmacy (def. 1). [1535 45; < LL pharmaceuticus < Gk pharmakeutikós, equiv. to pharmakeut(és) druggist, orig. poisoner (deriv. of phármakon; see PHARMACO ) + ikos IC; see ICS] * * * …   Universalium

  • pharmaceutics — noun a) The art and science of dispensing medical drugs. b) medicines, drugs, or other pharmaceutical compounds …   Wiktionary

  • pharmaceutics — 1. SYN: pharmacy (1). 2. The science of pharmaceutical systems, i.e., preparations, dosage forms, etc. * * * phar·ma·ceu·tics iks n pl but sing in constr the science of preparing, using, or dispensing medicines: PHARMACY * * * phar·ma·ceu·tics… …   Medical dictionary

  • pharmaceutics — phar·ma ceu·tics || ‚fÉ‘rmÉ™ suːtɪks /‚fɑːmÉ™ sju n. science of preparing and dispensing medications; pharmacy, work of a pharmacist …   English contemporary dictionary

  • pharmaceutics — n. Pharmacy …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • pharmaceutics — phar·ma·ceu·tics …   English syllables

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