Definition of Doses. Meaning of Doses. Synonyms of Doses

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Definition of Doses

Dose
Dose Dose (d[=o]s), n. [F. dose, Gr. do`sis a giving, a dose, fr. dido`nai to give; akin to L. dare to give. See Date point of time.] 1. The quantity of medicine given, or prescribed to be taken, at one time. 2. A sufficient quantity; a portion; as much as one can take, or as falls to one to receive. 3. Anything nauseous that one is obliged to take; a disagreeable portion thrust upon one. I am for curing the world by gentle alteratives, not by violent doses. -- W. Irving. I dare undertake that as fulsome a dose as you give him, he shall readily take it down. -- South.
Dose
Dose Dose, v. t. [imp. & p. p. Dosed; p. pr. & vb. n. dosing.] [Cf. F. doser. See Dose, n.] 1. To proportion properly (a medicine), with reference to the patient or the disease; to form into suitable doses. 2. To give doses to; to medicine or physic to; to give potions to, constantly and without need. A self-opinioned physician, worse than his distemper, who shall dose, and bleed, and kill him, ``secundum artem.' -- South 3. To give anything nauseous to.

Meaning of Doses from wikipedia

- Dose means quantity (in units of energy/m****) in the fields of nutrition, medicine, and toxicology. Dosage is the rate of application of a dose, although...
- doses are all equal. There are exceptions, such as the Therac-25 accidents and the 1958 Cecil Kelley criticality accident, where the absorbed doses in...
- logical by introducing "dose to lens of eye" and "dose to local skin" as equivalent doses. In the USA there are differently named dose quantities which are...
- case of inanimate objects the word dosing is typical. The term dose titration, referring to stepwise adjustment of doses until a desired level of effect...
- calibrate doses deposited in the matter being irradiated. These usually must have a greater dose range than personal dosimeters, and doses are normally...
- object, an absorbed dose representative of the entire item can be calculated by taking a m****-weighted average of the absorbed doses at each point. More...
- exposure (or doses) to a stimulus or stressor (usually a chemical) after a certain exposure time. Dose–response relationships can be described by dose–response...
- "Dosed" is a song by the Red Hot Chili Peppers from their 2002 album, By the Way. It was released as the album's fourth single in the US and Canada only...
- the number of infective doses per minute for a cubic meter (e.g., ICt50 is 100 medium doses - min/m3).) The lowest lethal dose (LDLo) is the least amount...
- Dosage forms (also called unit doses) are pharmaceutical drug products in the form in which they are marketed for use, with a specific mixture of active...
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