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Meaning of DISPENSARY

Pronunciation:  di'spensuree

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  clinic where medicine and medical supplies are dispensed
 

DISPENSARY is a 10 letter word that starts with D.

 

 See Also: clinic

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Dis*pen"sa*ry\, n.; pl. {Dispensaries}. [Cf. F.
dispensaire.]
1. A place where medicines are prepared and dispensed; esp.,
   a place where the poor can obtain medical advice and
   medicines gratuitously or at a nominal price.

2. A dispensatory. --Pope.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
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