Definitions of medication

  1. the act of treating with medicines or remedies Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. (medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease Wordnet Dictionary DB
  3. The act or process of medicating. Webster Dictionary DB
  4. The act of medicating, in either sense. A practical medical dictionary. By Stedman, Thomas Lathrop. Published 1920.
  5. The act or process of medicating or of tincturing with medicinal substances: the use of medicine. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  6. Impregnation with medicinal substances; the use of medicine. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  7. The act or process of impregnating with medicinal substances. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  8. Same etymon as Medicament. The change in the animal economy produced by the operation of remedies. Treatment by medicine. The act of impregnating with some medicine. Medical Lexicon. A Dictionary of Medical Science
  9. Impregnation with medicine or drugs. na
  10. The administration of drugs or remedies. na
  11. Administration of remedies. American pocket medical dictionary.
  12. The act of medicating or impregnating with medicine. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  13. Medical treatment. Appleton's medical dictionary.
  14. n. Act or process of medicating;— use or application of medicine. Cabinet Dictionary