nos-trum. pronunciation: \nos'-trum\. noun. Etymology: Latin, neuter of noster our, ours.
1. a medicine of secret composition recommended by its preparer but usually without scientific proof of its effectiveness.
2. a usually questionable remedy or scheme.
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Thursday, March 25, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day

Life is a hospital in which every patient is possessed by the desire to change his bed.
--Small Poems in Prose, Charles Baudelaire [1821-1867]


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