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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Sunday, April 11, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day 2

 

"A hospital should also have a recovery room adjoining the cashier's office."
--Francis O'Walsh
 

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