Translation of medicine in Spanish:
- 1 c and u (substance) medicamento (masculine), medicina (feminine), remedio (masculine) (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) to give sb a taste o dose of her/his own medicine pagarle* a algn con la misma moneda to take one's/the medicine he took his medicine like a man apechugó con las consecuencias sin chistar (before noun/delante del nombre) medicine bottle frasco (masculine) de medicina or (especially Latin America/especialmente América Latina) de remedio medicine box o cabinet botiquín (masculine) ([ de medicinas ]) medicine chest botiquín (masculine) medicine dropper cuentagotas (masculine) or (Latin America/América Latina) gotero (masculine) medicinalExample sentences
- Treatments include preventative medicines and those for use in acute attacks.
- If you remain well while on the medicines, the treatment should be continued.
- In less urgent cases, treatment by medicines and vitamins may be a better option.
- 2 uncountable/no numerable (science) medicina (feminine) to practice medicine ejercer* la medicina to study medicine estudiar medicinaExample sentences
- He said they planned to take on extra clinicians in respiratory medicine, obstetrics and gynaecology.
- The practice of medicine must comply with modern ethical standards.
- A few of them were practitioners of herbal medicine but most were ordinary, conventional citizens.
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An estanco is an establishment selling tobacco, stamps, bus and subway passes and other products whose sale is restricted. Cigarettes etc are sold in bars and cafés but at higher prices. Estancos also sell stationery and sometimes newspapers.