Big Pharma


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Big Pharma

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n. Informal
The pharmaceutical industry.
A term that encompasses the largest players in the pharmaceutical, including AstraZeneca, Bristol-Myers Squibb, GlaxoSmithKline, Maxim, Merck, Monsanto, Pfizer, Roche, Tanabe, Wyeth
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Big Ag and Big Pharma sell us food, medication and drink of dubious benefits.