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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Saturday, June 5, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 5 June 10

"Never go to a doctor whose office plants have died."
--Erma Bombeck [1927 - 1996]

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