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, July 3, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 3 July 10

 
"If you are too smart to pay the doctor, you had better be too smart to get ill."

--African Proverb
 
 


 

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