NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms
The NCI Dictionary of Cancer Terms features 7,800 terms related to cancer and medicine.
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- A person licensed to prepare and dispense (give out) prescription drugs and who has been taught how they work, how to use them, and their side effects.