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dosage

Pronunciation: dos'ij

Definition:

  1. The giving of medicine or other therapeutic agent in prescribed amounts.
  2. The determination of the proper dose of a remedy.
  3. In nuclear medicine, quantity of radiopharmaceutical given.

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