What does medication mean?

Definitions for medication
ˌmɛd ɪˈkeɪ ʃənmed·i·ca·tion

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. medicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(noun)

    (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease

  2. medication(noun)

    the act of treating with medicines or remedies

Wiktionary

  1. medication(Noun)

    A medicine, or all the medicines regularly taken by a patient

  2. medication(Noun)

    The administration of medicine

Webster Dictionary

  1. Medication

    the act or process of medicating

    Etymology: [L. medicatio: cf. F. mdication.]

Freebase

  1. Medication

    A pharmaceutical drug, also referred to as a medicine or medication, can be loosely defined as any chemical substance - or product comprising such - intended for use in the medical diagnosis, cure, treatment, or prevention of disease. The word pharmaceutical comes from the Greek word Pharmakeia. The modern transliteration of Pharmakeia is Pharmacia.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of medication in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of medication in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of medication in a Sentence

  1. Jackson Browne:

    My symptoms are really pretty mild, so I don't require any kind of medication and certainly not hospitalization or anything like that.

  2. Carolyn Lam Su Ping:

    If you have a mood or anxiety disorder, many excellent treatments are available; the most efficacious is some form of cognitive-behavior therapy with or without medication.

  3. Pasquale Cappellano:

    It's terrible! i gotta pick up my medication at Walgreens or else I wouldn't be out the door.

  4. Jennifer Andresen:

    I try to breathe, and I try to focus on something else in my head, there've been times recently that I had to take anti-nausea medication. Sometimes I have to get in the shower because I feel so itchy. And then I relax and cool down.

  5. Marc Veyrat:

    Can you imagine the sense of shame I feel? I am the first chef in history to have won a star and lost it the next year, every morning, I wake up with that in my head. I'm at the end of my tether, I struggle to sleep, I hardly eat any more ... I'm on medication. I've had dark thoughts.

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