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megadose

[meg-uh-dohs] /ˈmɛg əˌdoʊs/
noun
1.
a dose many times the usual amount, as of a vitamin or drug.
Origin
1970-1975
1970-75; mega- + dose
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British Dictionary definitions for megadose

megadose

/ˈmɛɡəˌdəʊs/
noun
1.
a very large dose, as of a medicine, vitamin, etc
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megadose in Medicine

megadose meg·a·dose (měg'ə-dōs')
n.
An exceptionally large dose, as of a drug or vitamin.

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