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phar·ma·co·pei·al

(far'mă-kō-pē'ăl),
Relating to the Pharmacopeia; denoting a drug in the list of the Pharmacopeia.
See also: official.

phar·ma·co·pei·al

(fahr'mă-kō-pē'ăl)
Relating to the Pharmacopeia; denoting a drug in the list of the Pharmacopeia.
See also: official
Synonym(s): pharmacopoeial.

pharmacopeia

(far″mă-kŏ-pē′ă) [L. pharmacopoeia, fr Gr. pharmakopoiia, preparation of drugs]
An authorized treatise on drugs and their preparation, esp. a book containing formulas and information that provide a standard for preparation and dispensation of drugs.
pharmacopeial (-pē′ăl), adjective
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