Definitions for Pharmaceuticalˌfɑr məˈsu tɪ kəl
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word Pharmaceutical
drug or medicine that is prepared or dispensed in pharmacies and used in medical treatment
of or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists
"the pharmaceutical industry"
of or relating to drugs used in medical treatment
A pharmaceutical or pharmacological preparation or product; a drug.
of, or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists.
of or pertaining to the knowledge or art of pharmacy, or to the art of preparing medicines according to the rules or formulas of pharmacy; as, pharmaceutical preparations
Origin: [L. pharmaceuticus, Gr. farmakeytiko`s, fr. farmakey`ein: cf. F. pharmaceutique. See Pharmacy.]
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We do not want to think that the pharmaceutical industry is backing the economic war.
It's a matter of survival for us to try and get support from the pharmaceutical companies.
I think they have a fundamental misunderstanding with how pharmaceutical companies operate.
This is the first time in the history of the pharmaceutical industry that someone has been able to create a price war.
It's a great idea to regulate the prices in some sort of way, otherwise, it's just making the pharmaceutical companies really rich.
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