noun. a book, generally issued by a known authority, which details drugs and their chemical properties, readying, prescribed doses, technique of administration, side effects, risks, and other data.

PHARMACOPEIA (PHARMACOPOEIA): "All pharmacists should have a complete pharmacopeia at work."
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