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[くすり()]
kusuri
noun

English Meaning(s) for 薬

noun
  1. medicine; pharmaceuticals; (legal) drugs
  2. efficacious chemical (i.e. gunpowder, pesticide, etc.)
  3. (pottery) glaze
  4. small bribe

Definition and Synonyms for 薬

Medicinal Drug something that treats or prevents or alleviates the symptoms of disease
Synonyms: メディシン, 医薬, 医薬品, , , 薬剤, 薬品, 薬餌, 飲み薬

Meanings for each kanji in 薬

medicine; chemical; enamel; gunpowder; benefit Kanji Details »

Categories 薬 is a member of

Drug a substance that is used as a medicine or narcotic
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Sample Sentences for 薬

This medicine will cure your cold.
No medicine can cure this disease.
Please take all of your medicine as prescribed.
Put the medicine where children can't get at it.
The doctor gave him some drugs to relieve the pain.

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