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, May 25, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 25 May 10


"Sometimes when a doctor gets too lazy to work he becomes a politician."

--Memories of Eighty Years, J. Chalmers Da Costa [1863 - 1933]

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