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, July 8, 2010

Medical Quote Of The Day - 8 July 10

 

"It requires a great deal of faith for a man to be cured by his own placebos."

--John L. McClenahan
 
 

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