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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A place where medicines are prepared and given out, especially in a hospital.

Usage examples (33)
  • The dispensary was filled with jars of cotton swabs, bandages and ointments.
  • The main drug dispensary is a highly automated industrial plant.
  • The city's lawsuit claims the dispensary is a business based on five purchases made by undercover law enforcement.
  • The dispensary is the administrative body in charge of liquor sales, employing 350 people in its Boise headquarters and 65 state-run stores. for more
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