patent medicine Definition in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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patent medicinenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​medicine, usually not a very ​powerful one, that you can ​buy without the written ​permission of a ​doctor
(Definition of patent medicine from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “patent medicine”
in Chinese (Simplified) 成药,专卖药(指非处方药)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 成藥,專利藥品(指非處方藥)…
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