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Caplet

[kap-lit] /ˈkæp lɪt/
Pharmacology, Trademark.
1.
an oval-shaped tablet that is coated to facilitate swallowing.
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British Dictionary definitions for Caplet

caplet

/ˈkæplɪt/
noun
1.
a medicinal tablet, usually oval in shape, coated in a soluble substance
Word Origin
C20: cap(sule) + (tab)let
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Caplet in Medicine

caplet cap·let (kāp'lĭt)
n.
A smooth, coated, oval-shaped medicine tablet intended to be tamper-resistant.

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