Pharmacognosis
Pharmacognosis Phar`ma*cog*no"sis, n. [Gr. fa`rmakon a drug + gnw^sis a knowing.] That branch of pharmacology which treats of unprepared medicines or simples; -- usually called {pharmacognosy}, and also {pharmacography}, and {pharmacomathy}. [1913 Webster]

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  • pharmacognosy — Pharmacognosis Phar ma*cog*no sis, n. [Gr. fa rmakon a drug + gnw^sis a knowing.] That branch of pharmacology which treats of unprepared medicines or simples; usually called {pharmacognosy}, and also {pharmacography}, and {pharmacomathy}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pharmacography — Pharmacognosis Phar ma*cog*no sis, n. [Gr. fa rmakon a drug + gnw^sis a knowing.] That branch of pharmacology which treats of unprepared medicines or simples; usually called {pharmacognosy}, and also {pharmacography}, and {pharmacomathy}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pharmacomathy — Pharmacognosis Phar ma*cog*no sis, n. [Gr. fa rmakon a drug + gnw^sis a knowing.] That branch of pharmacology which treats of unprepared medicines or simples; usually called {pharmacognosy}, and also {pharmacography}, and {pharmacomathy}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pharmacognosy — Phar ma*cog no*sy, n. 1. Pharmacognosis. [1913 Webster] 2. The study of the distribution of, methods for finding, and properties of medically useful agents in natural sources, especially plants. [PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pharmacography — Phar ma*cog ra*phy, n. [Gr. fa rmakon a drug + graphy.] See {Pharmacognosis}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Pharmacomathy — Phar ma*com a*thy, n. [Gr. fa rmakon a drug + manqa nein to learn.] See {Pharmacognosis}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Drogenkunde — Die Pharmakognosie (v. griech. φάρμακον, pharmacon, Heilmittel, Gift, Zaubermittel und lat. cognoscere: „erkennen, erfahren, kennen lernen“) oder Drogenkunde ist die Lehre von den biogenen – also pflanzlichen oder tierischen – pharmazeutischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pharmacognosie — Die Pharmakognosie (v. griech. φάρμακον, pharmacon, Heilmittel, Gift, Zaubermittel und lat. cognoscere: „erkennen, erfahren, kennen lernen“) oder Drogenkunde ist die Lehre von den biogenen – also pflanzlichen oder tierischen – pharmazeutischen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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