Definitions for Pharmaceuticalˌfɑr məˈsu tɪ kəl

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

phar•ma•ceu•ti•calˌfɑr məˈsu tɪ kəl(adj.)

also phar`ma•ceu′tic

  1. pertaining to pharmacy or pharmacists.

    Category: Pharmacology

  2. (n.)a pharmaceutical preparation or product.

    Category: Pharmacology

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pharmaceutical, pharmaceutic(adj)

    drug or medicine that is prepared or dispensed in pharmacies and used in medical treatment

  2. pharmaceutical, pharmaceutic(adj)

    of or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists

    "the pharmaceutical industry"

  3. pharmaceutical(adj)

    of or relating to drugs used in medical treatment

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. pharmaceutical(adjective)ˌfɑr məˈsu tɪ kəl

    relating to medications

    the pharmaceutical industry; a company that makes pharmaceuticals


  1. pharmaceutical(Noun)

    A pharmaceutical or pharmacological preparation or product; a drug.

  2. pharmaceutical(Adjective)

    of, or relating to pharmacy or pharmacists.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pharmaceutical(adj)

    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

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