Pronunciation: (fär"mu-ku-pē'u), [key]
1. a book published usually under the jurisdiction of the government and containing a list of drugs, their formulas, methods for making medicinal preparations, requirements and tests for their strength and purity, and other related information.
2. a stock of drugs. Also,phar"ma•co•pe'ia.
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