"officinal" Definition

  1. a. Used in a shop, or belonging to it.
  2. a. Kept in stock by apothecaries; -- said of such drugs and medicines as may be obtained without special preparation or compounding; not magistral.

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Position in dictionary: 67623 of 111710 words.
Word Type: a., a.,
Words that start with "officinal": 1
Words that end with "officinal": 1
Words that contain "officinal": 1
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English Dictionary Definition of officinal

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