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official

 [ŏ-fĭ´shal]
authorized by pharmacopeias and recognized formularies.

of·fi·cial

(ŏ-fi'shăl),
Authoritative; denoting a drug or a chemical or pharmaceutical preparation recognized as standard in the pharmacopeia. Compare: officinal.
[L. officialis, fr. officium, a favor, service, fr. opus, work, + facio, to do]

official

(ə-fĭsh′əl)
adj.
Authorized by or contained in the US Pharmacopoeia or National Formulary. Used of drugs.

of·fi′cial·dom n.
of·fi′cial·ly adv.

of·fi·cial

(ŏ-fish'ăl)
Authoritative; denoting a drug, a chemical, or a pharmaceutical preparation recognized as standard in the Pharmacopeia.
[L. officialis, fr. officium, a favor, service, fr. opus, work, + facio, to do]
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Taking the lead in the press conference means that Mr Tareen has put himself in an official position even if he denies it, because currently he is speaking with the voice of the government.
Under the new electoral law, those with an official position must resign at least six months before the next election slated for May 2018.
By asking you to perform these tasks, your boss has taken advantage of her official position to gain personal services she would otherwise need to perform herself or pay someone else to do.
He also alludes to wide scale violence throughout Syria, at a time when the regime's official position was that "terrorists" were engaged in isolated attacks.
The statement of the Economy Ministry about possible ban of export of several goods from Kazakhstan does not reflect the official position of Kyrgyzstan, Kyrgyz Foreign Ministry's spokesperson Nurzhigit Kadyrbekov told a briefing today in Bishkek.
A police source, wishing anonymity, confirmed the arrest, accusing Maihanyar of abusing his official position.
Aayear after stating their position on first reading on the proposal for a directive on maternity leave, MEPs are still waiting to hear the Council's official position.
This minimalist solution, which some ministers seem to anticipate out of pragmatism without really supporting it, will not be the European Union's official position for the Durban conference, however.
BAGHDAD / Aswat al-Iraq: Five wanted men have been arrested and a plant for producing silencer-guns was confiscated by the Baghdad Operations Command on Wednesday, according to a statement published on its official position.
The Government has not yet assumed an official position whether to accept the demand of the bread producers filed two months ago.
Berri called upon the Lebanese government last week to adopt an official position on the discovery of the gas fields in order to fend off "false Israel claims of Lebanese gas." (See MER 10/6/2010)
Police action called "Metastaza" arrested Monday over 40 doctors and officials of the Pension and Disability Insurance Fund of Macedonia suspected for abuse of official position and taking bribe while issuing disability pension certificates.