HyperDic: dosage

English > 2 senses of the word dosage:
NOUNquantitydosage, dosethe quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time
artifactdosage, dosea measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
dosage > pronunciation
Soundsdow'sahjh; dow'sihjh
Rhymesacreage ... wreckage: 85 rhymes with ahjh...
abridge ... yardage: 133 rhymes with ihjh...
English > dosage: 2 senses > noun 1, quantity
MeaningThe quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time.
Synonymdose
Broaderindefinite quantityAn estimated quantity
Spanishdosificación, dosis
Catalandosatge, dosificació, dosi
Verbsdoseadminister a drug to
dosetreat with an agent
English > dosage: 2 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA measured portion of medicine taken at any one time.
Synonymdose
Narrowerbooster, booster dose, booster shot, recall doseAn additional dose that makes sure the first dose was effective
draft, draughtA dose of liquid medicine
hitA dose of a narcotic drug
lethal doseThe size dose that will cause death
pill, lozenge, tablet, tabA dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet
Broadermedicine, medication, medicament, medicinal drug(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Spanishdosis
Catalandosi

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