Definition of Dose:

  1. Carefully measured and administered quantity of a drug that is prescribed by a physician for a patient at any one time.

  2. Actual quantity of a chemical administered or of radiation received by a person or an organism. Amount of dose that is considered toxic or injurious is often relative to the body weight of the recipient. Also called dosage.

  3. Administer a dose to (a person or animal).

  4. A quantity of a medicine or drug taken or recommended to be taken at a particular time.

Synonyms of Dose

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How to use Dose in a sentence?

  1. He took a dose of cough medicine.
  2. He dosed himself with vitamins.

Meaning of Dose & Dose Definition