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dispensing tablet

 

Definition: a tablet prepared by molding or by compression; used by the dispensing pharmacist to obtain certain potent substances in a convenient form for accurate compounding. Formerly used to prepare bulk solutions of germicidal chemicals, bichloride of mercury. Not intended for internal use.

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