pharmaco-
combining form Etymology: Greek pharmako-, from pharmakon medicine ; drug <
pharmacology
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  • pharmaco- — ♦ Élément, du gr. pharmakon « remède ». ⇒PHARMAC(O) , (PHARMAC , PHARMACO )élém. formant Élém. empr. au gr. (o) , de «préparation (remède ou poison)», entrant dans la constr. de subst., fém. pour la plupart, et de qq. adj. appartenant le plus… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • pharmaco- — [fär′mə kō] [< Gr pharmakon, drug] combining form drug or drugs [pharmacodynamics] …   English World dictionary

  • pharmaco- — a combining form meaning drug, used in the formation of compound words: pharmacology. [comb. form repr. Gk phármakon drug] * * * …   Universalium

  • pharmaco- — Drugs. [G. pharmakon, medicine] * * * prefix denoting drugs. Example: pharmacophobia (morbid fear of). * * * [Gr. pharmakon medicine] a combining form denoting relationship to a drug or medicine …   Medical dictionary

  • pharmaco — n.m. Pharmacien …   Dictionnaire du Français argotique et populaire

  • pharmaco- — [ fα:məkəʊ] combining form relating to drugs. Origin from Gk pharmakon drug, medicine …   English new terms dictionary

  • pharmaco- — phar·ma·co …   English syllables

  • pharmaco- — combining form denoting drugs. pharmacophobia morbid fear of …   The new mediacal dictionary

  • pharmaco- — aff. a combining form meaning “drug”: pharmacology[/ex] • Etymology: comb. form repr. Gk phármakon drug …   From formal English to slang

  • pharmaco- — in pronunciations below, | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷|färmə(ˌ)kō or ˈfȧmə(ˌ)kō or kə combining form Etymology: Greek pharmako , from pharmakon more at pharmacy : medicine : drug pharmacomania …   Useful english dictionary

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