Trochiscus
Trochiscus Tro*chis"cus, n.; pl. {Trochisci}. [L., fr. Gr. ? a small ball, dim. of ? a wheel. See {Troche}.] (Pharm.) A kind of tablet or lozenge; a troche. [1913 Webster]

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  • Trochiscus —   Trochiscus …   Wikipedia Español

  • trochiscus — SYN: troche. [L., fr. G. trochiskos, a small wheel, a lozenge, fr. trochos, a wheel] …   Medical dictionary

  • trochiscus — tro·chis·cus …   English syllables

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  • Trochisci — Trochiscus Tro*chis cus, n.; pl. {Trochisci}. [L., fr. Gr. ? a small ball, dim. of ? a wheel. See {Troche}.] (Pharm.) A kind of tablet or lozenge; a troche. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trochisque — [ trɔʃisk ] n. m. • XVIe; trocisque 1425; du lat. méd. trochiscus, gr. trokhiskos « petite roue; pastille » ♦ Pharm. Médicament composé de substances sèches pulvérisées et moulées en forme de cônes, destiné aux fumigations par combustion.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Troche — A small medicated lozenge designed to dissolve. For example, to soothe the throat as a cough drop. Strictly speaking, a troche should be circular since the word derives from the Greek trokhiskos meaning a little wheel. Pronounced trOh key.… …   Medical dictionary

  • trocisco — (Del gr. trokhiskos, píldora.) ► sustantivo masculino FARMACIA Porción de forma variada de una masa medicamentosa de la que luego se forman las píldoras. SINÓNIMO rótula * * * trocisco (del lat. «trochiscus», del gr. «trochískos») m. Farm. Cada… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Trochisk — Tro chisk, n. [Cf. F. trochisque.] See {Trochiscus}. [Obs.] Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • troche — noun Etymology: alteration of earlier trochisk, from Late Latin trochiscus, from Greek trochiskos, from diminutive of trochos wheel Date: circa 1597 lozenge 3 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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