a novel where the articles, preparation, and uses of drugs are described; a pharmacopoeia.
a novel containing a systematic information of drugs and of arrangements made of them.
a novel or medicinal formulary containing a systematic information of medicines, as well as products produced from all of them. It is almost always, although not constantly, distinguished from a pharmacopœia for the reason that it issued by exclusive functions, and not by the official body or by federal government.
A book containing a merchant account associated with substances utilized as drugs, as well as their composition, makes use of, and action; properly, a commentary upon the pharmacopœia.
a novel where the contents, preparation, and uses of drugs are described; a pharmacopoeia.
a novel containing a systematic description of medicines as well as arrangements made of all of them.
A book or medicinal formulary containing a systematic description of drugs, and of preparations made from them. It is usually, but not always, distinguished from a pharmacopœia in that it issued by private parties, and not by an official body or by government.
A book containing an account regarding the substances used as medicines, and of their particular composition, utilizes, and activity; properly, a commentary upon the pharmacopœia.
A figure of speech in which the expression is an evident exaggeration of the meaning intended to be conveyed or by which things are represented as much greater or less better or worse than they really are a statement exaggerated fancifully through excitement or for effect...