"pharmacognosis" Definition

  1. n. That branch of pharmacology which treats of unprepared medicines or simples; -- called also pharmacography, and pharmacomathy.

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Position in dictionary: 73519 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "pharmacognosis": 1
Words that end with "pharmacognosis": 1
Words that contain "pharmacognosis": 1
Next words in dictionary: pharmacognosy, pharmacography, pharmacolite, pharmacologist, pharmacology, pharmacomathy, pharmacon, pharmacopoeia, pharmacopolist, pharmacosiderite
Previous words in dictionary: pharmacodynamics, pharmacist, pharmaceutist, pharmaceutics, pharmaceutical, pharmaceutic, phariseeism, pharisee, pharisean, pharisaism

English Dictionary Definition of pharmacognosis

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