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Pronunciation: li'kor, -wor-is, -wo'res


  1. Any liquid or fluid.
  2. A term used for certain body fluids.
  3. The pharmacopoeial term for any aqueous solution (not a decoction or infusion) of a nonvolatile substance and for aqueous solutions of gases.


See Also: solution

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