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, June 24, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 24 June 10

"When you are called to a sick man, be sure you know what the matter is – if you do not know, nature can do a great deal better than you can guess."

--Nicholas de Belleville

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