medicament
noun Etymology: Middle English, from Middle French, from Latin medicamentum, from medicare Date: 15th century a substance used in therapy • medicamentous adjective

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  • Medicament — Médicament Gélules Ampoule …   Wikipédia en Français

  • médicament — [ medikamɑ̃ ] n. m. • 1314; lat. medicamentum ♦ Substance active employée pour prévenir ou traiter une affection ou une manifestation morbide. ⇒ drogue, médication, potion, remède; pharmacie, préparation, spécialité. Prescrire un médicament.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • medicament — MEDICAMÉNT, medicamente, s.n. Substanţă naturală sau de sinteză utilizată pentru a vindeca, a ameliora sau a preveni o boală; doctorie, leac, medicină (2). – Din fr. médicament, lat. medicamentum. Trimis de RACAI, 30.09.2003. Sursa: DEX 98 … …   Dicționar Român

  • medicament — Medicament, Medicamen, Medicamentum. Medicament qui entame la peau, et fait sortir de l ordure, Exulceratorium medicamentum. Medicament onctueux, Vnguinosum medicamentum. Medicament servant à toute maladie ou playe, Panchrestum. Medicamens qui… …   Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • medicament — (n.) mid 15c., medical skill; a medicinal compound, from M.Fr. médicament (15c.), from L. medicamentum drug, remedy, lit. means of healing, from medicare to heal, cure (see MEDICATION (Cf. medication)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • medicament — [med′i kə mənt, mə dik′əmənt] n. [Fr médicament < L medicamentum] MEDICATION (sense 2) …   English World dictionary

  • Medicament — Med i*ca*ment, n. [L. medicamentum, fr. medicare, medicari, to heal: cf. F. m[ e]dicament. See {Medicable}.] Anything used for healing diseases or wounds, especially a medicine; a medication; a healing application. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Medicäment — (v. lat.), ein Arzneimittel; daher Medicamentarius, so v.w. Pharmaceut. Medication, die Darreichung von Arzneien nach Verordnung eines Arztes. Medicaster, Afterarzt, der unbefugt die Arzneikunst treibt; daher Medicastriren, ungeschickt, bes. ohne …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Medicament — Medicament, lat., Arzneimittel; Medication, die Darreichung der Arznei nach der Verordnung des Arztes …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

  • medicament — index cure, drug, panacea Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • medicament — medicament, medication medicine, *remedy, cure, specific, physic …   New Dictionary of Synonyms

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