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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Tuesday, March 30, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day

 
"Scientists have found the gene for shyness. They would have found it years ago, but it was hiding behind a couple of other genes. "
--Comedian and actor, Jonathan Katz [1946- ]
 

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