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National Formulary

Pronunciation: na'shun-al for'myu-lar'e

Definition: An official compendium formerly issued by the American Pharmaceutical Association but now published by the United States Pharmacopeial Convention to provide standards and specifications that can be used to evaluate the quality of pharmaceuticals and therapeutic agents.

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