How does the word sound?
History of this Word
"pharmaco" is from "pharmakon" (drug or poison) spoken by people of Greece starting about 1000 B.C.
A prefix added to the start of a word. Indicates that "drugs" or "medicine" modifies the word. Created to expand meanings. Can be used with many words to form new words.
Examples of how the word is used
|Pharmacists are becoming more involved in making decisions regarding drug therapy and in counseling patients.|
|Pharmacolite is a rather rare arsenic mineral.|