Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary

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A concise guide to the essential language of medicine. More than 38,000 entries. Pronunciations provided for all entries. Covers the latest brand names and generic equivalents of common drugs.

Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary packs more than 35,000 entries filled with information into an easy-to-use paperback home and office guide to medical terminology. This up-to-date reference provides definitions for long-established terms and new words, including medical ...

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Overview

A concise guide to the essential language of medicine. More than 38,000 entries. Pronunciations provided for all entries. Covers the latest brand names and generic equivalents of common drugs.

Merriam-Webster's Medical Dictionary packs more than 35,000 entries filled with information into an easy-to-use paperback home and office guide to medical terminology. This up-to-date reference provides definitions for long-established terms and new words, including medical prefixes, suffixes, and abbreviations. Brand names and generic equivalents of many commonly used medications are also included.

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An abridged version of Merriam-Webster's Medical Desk Dictionary. Some 35,000 entries in human and vet medicine. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780877798538
  • Publisher: Merriam-Webster, Inc.
  • Publication date: 9/28/2006
  • Format: Mass Market Paperback
  • Edition description: New
  • Pages: 864
  • Sales rank: 81,695
  • Product dimensions: 4.20 (w) x 6.80 (h) x 1.20 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 6, 2009

    This is not very useful to me

    I'm taking Pharmacy courses, I purchased this to help with terminology, and definitions. It does not have enough info, i should have purchased Barron's

    2 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Posted April 13, 2009

    User Friendly Reference Book

    This is a handy book for my work-related questions and quick reference access.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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