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  Words related to pill

Related / Similar Words: lozenge, tablet, tab, birth control pill, contraceptive pill, oral contraceptive pill, oral contraceptive, anovulatory drug, anovulant

 

Definition:
  • a dose of medicine in the form of a small pellet;
  • something that resembles a pill in shape or size;
  • a contraceptive in the form of a pill containing estrogen and progestin to inhibit ovulation and so prevent conception;
  • something unpleasant or offensive that must be tolerated or endured; "his competitor''s success was a bitter pill to take";
  • a unpleasant or tiresome person;

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    Hyponyms: bolus, capsule, dragee, sleeping pill, sleeping tablet, sleeping capsule, sleeping draught, vitamin pill, Demulen, Enovid, Loestrin, Lo/Ovral, Micronor, Modicon, Norinyl, Norlestrin, Nor-Q-D, Ovocon, Ovral, Ovrette, Ovulen

     

    Language Translations:
    Chinese: 药丸   Danish: pille  
    Dutch: pil   Finnish: pilleri  
    French: pilule   Hungarian: pirula  
    Italian: pillola   Japanese: 丸薬  
    Korean: 알약   Portuguese: pílula  
    Russian: таблетка   Spanish: píldora  
    Swedish: piller  
     
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