dose

  1. a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
  2. the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time

Dose

Dose means quantity in the fields of nutrition, medicine, and toxicology. Dosage is the rate of application of a dose but in common parlance it is used as a synonym for the term dose. Particular uses in this context include: ==Media and Music== ==People== ==Places== ==Other uses== Dose or Dosage may also refer to: ...
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Dose

'Dose' is a general term applied to the quantity of Ionising Radiation received by a body which the radiation interacts with. Some degree of care is required when using the word 'dose' since it can mean a number of different quantities. Furthermore it is more often useful to express the dose in units which give the magnitude of damage sustained or....
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Dose

'Dose' is a general term applied to the quantity of Ionising Radiation received by a body which the radiation interacts with. Some degree of care is required when using the word 'dose' since it can mean a number of different quantities. Furthermore it is more often useful to express the dose in units which give the magnitude of damage sustained or ...
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Dose

(Absorbed Dose) More specifically referred to as "absorbed dose", this is a measure of the energy deposited within a given mass of a patient Absorbed dose is quantified by the unit called the "rad".
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dose

(dōs) the quantity to be administered at one time, as a specified amount of medication or a given quantity of radiation.
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dose

(from the article `poison`) Biological damage is related to the degree of tissue ionization produced by radiation. Thus, a physical dose of alpha particles does not produce the ... ...the amount of radiation that is required to produce 1 electrostatic unit of charge in 1 cubic centimetre of air under standard conditions of ... ...of ...
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dose

(Gr. dosis a giving) a quantity to be administered at one time, such as a specified amount of medication.
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dose

[n] - the quantity of an active agent (substance or radiation) taken in or absorbed at any one time 2. [n] - a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time 3. [v] - treat with an agent
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Dose

• (n.) A sufficient quantity; a portion; as much as one can take, or as falls to one to receive. • (n.) The quantity of medicine given, or prescribed to be taken, at one time. • (n.) Anything nauseous that one is obliged to take; a disagreeable portion thrust upon one. • (n.) To proportion properly (a medicine), with reference t...
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dose

noun a measured portion of medicine taken at any one time
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Dose

(Absorbed Dose) More specifically referred to as "absorbed dose", this is a measure of the energy deposited within a given mass of a patient Absorbed dose is quantified by the unit called the "rad".
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Dose

[biochemistry] A dose is a quantity of something (chemical, physical, or biological) that may impact an organism biologically; the greater the quantity, the larger the dose. In nutrition, the term is usually applied to how much of a specific nutrient is in a person`s diet or in a particular food, meal, or dietary supplement. In medicine, th...
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Dose

[magazine] Dose is a daily Canadian news website and former daily print magazine. It was a mixture of standalone features and coverage of daily news, sometimes from an irreverent perspective. Each daily issue had a theme, and the top margins of every page usually included trivia items related to the theme. ==History== Dose magazine was laun...
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Dose

Dose (dōs) noun [ French dose , Greek do`sis a giving, a dose, from dido`nai to give; akin to Latin dare to give. See Date point of time.] 1. The quantity of medicine given, or prescribed to be taken, at one time. 2. A sufficient quan...
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Dose

Dose transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Dosed ; present participle & verbal noun dosing .] [ Confer French doser . See Dose , noun ] 1. To proportion properly (a medicine), with r...
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dose

1. <pharmacology> A quantity to be administered at one time, such as a specified amount of medication. ... 2. <radiobiology> A general term denoting the quantity of radiation or energy absorbed. For special purposes it must be appropriately qualified. If unqualified, it refers to absorbed dose. Unit of absorbed dose is the rad. The SI u...
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Dose

A quantity of radiation delivered at a position. In the context of space energetic particle radiation effects, it usually refers to the energy absorbed locally per unit mass as a result of radiation exposure.
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Dose

A specific, set amount of medication administered
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dose

amount of radiation or energy absorbed NOTE 1 - For special purpose, the dose must be appropriately qualified. NOTE 2 - The term dose has been used with a variety of specific meanings such as absorbed dose, exposure and fluence, but such uses are obsolete.
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dose

deprecated term without a qualifier such as in 'absorbed dose', 'dose equivalent', etc
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DOSE

Dictionary of Substances and their Effects
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Dose

Dose is a measured quantity of a medicine to be taken at any one time, such as a specified amount of medication.
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Dose

Dose is slang for a venereal infection, especially gonorrhoea.
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dose

dose, dosed 1. A measured quantity of medication administered once or at specific intervals; such as, a specified amount of medication to be taken at certain times. 2. The amount of radiation to which someone or something is exposed during a specific time, either accidentally or as part of an experiment or medical treatment. 3. An additional ingr...
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