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pill

noun
 
 
/pɪl/
B1 [C] a small, hard piece of medicine that you swallow: a vitamin pill I've taken a couple of pills, but my headache still hasn't gone.Medicine in different forms
the pill a pill that prevents a woman from becoming pregnant →  See also sleeping pill Contraception
Translations of “pill”
in Korean 알약…
in Arabic حَبّة دَواء…
in French pilule…
in Turkish hap, ilaç, tablet…
in Italian pillola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 藥, 藥丸, 藥片…
in Russian таблетка…
in Polish tabletka, pigułka…
in Spanish píldora, pastilla…
in Portuguese pílula, comprimido…
in German die Pille…
in Catalan píndola…
in Japanese 錠剤, 丸薬…
in Chinese (Simplified) 药, 药丸, 药片…
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