Associations to the word «Dose»

Wiktionary

DOSE, noun. A measured portion of medicine taken at any one time.
DOSE, noun. The quantity of an agent (not always active) substance or radiation administered at any one time.
DOSE, noun. A venereal infection.
DOSE, verb. To administer a dose
DOSE, verb. To prescribe a dose

Dictionary definition

DOSE, noun. A measured portion of medicine taken at any one time.
DOSE, noun. The quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time.
DOSE, noun. A communicable infection transmitted by sexual intercourse or genital contact.
DOSE, noun. Street name for lysergic acid diethylamide.
DOSE, verb. Treat with an agent; add (an agent) to; "The ray dosed the paint".
DOSE, verb. Administer a drug to; "They drugged the kidnapped tourist".

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