megadose
noun Date: 1971 a large dose (as of a vitamin)

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • megadose — [meg′ədōs΄] n. an abnormally large dose, esp. of a vitamin …   English World dictionary

  • megadose — /meg euh dohs /, n. a dose many times the usual amount, as of a vitamin or drug. [1970 75; MEGA + DOSE] * * * …   Universalium

  • megadose — noun A dose of drug or vitamin far exceeding the normal or recommended amount, and usually given intentionally. Compare overdose …   Wiktionary

  • megadose — mega·dose .dōs n a large dose (as of a vitamin) …   Medical dictionary

  • megadose — meg|a|dose [ megə,dous ] noun count a very large amount of a medicine or VITAMIN taken at one time …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • megadose — n. large dose of medication or vitamin …   English contemporary dictionary

  • megadose — mega·dose …   English syllables

  • megadose — meg•a•dose [[t]ˈmɛg əˌdoʊs[/t]] n. cvb pha a very large dose, as of a vitamin • Etymology: 1970–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • megadose — ˌˌ noun Etymology: mega + dose (I) : a large dose (as of a vitamin) …   Useful english dictionary

  • Vitamin C megadosage — Chemical structure of vitamin C Chemical …   Wikipedia

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