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tablet

Pronunciation: tab'let

Definition: A solid dosage form containing medicinal substances with or without suitable diluents; it may vary in shape, size, and weight, and may be classed according to the method of manufacture, as compressed tablet.

Synonym(s): tabule

[Fr. tablette, L. tabula]

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