Etymology
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medicament (n.)

mid-15c., "medical skill; a medicinal compound, a healing substance," from Old French médicament (15c.) and directly from Latin medicamentum "drug, remedy," literally "means of healing," from medicare, medicari "to medicate, heal, cure" (poetic and Late Latin) from medicus "physician; healing" (see medical (adj.)).

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Definitions of medicament

medicament (n.)
(medicine) something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease;
Synonyms: medicine / medication / medicinal drug
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