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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Monday, April 12, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day

 
"A drug is that substance which, when injected into a rat, will produce a scientific report."

--Author unknown

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