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dose US English

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

dose US Thesaurus

do not exceed the prescribed dose

dose New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

quantity of a medicine or drug taken at one time;

absorbed dose US English

The energy of ionizing radiation absorbed per unit mass by a body, often measured in rads

dose equivalent US English

An estimate of the biological effect of a dose of ionizing radiation, calculated by multiplying the dose received by a factor depending on the type of radiation. It is measured in sieverts

tolerance dose US English

A dose of something toxic, in particular of nuclear radiation, believed to be the maximum that can be taken without harm

dose-response curve US English

The relationship between the size of a dose and the extent of the response to it

megadose US English

A dose many times larger than the usual, especially of a vitamin or drug

give someone a dose of their own medicine US English

Give someone the same bad treatment that they have given to others

give someone a dose of their own medicine in medicine US English

Give someone the same bad treatment that they have given to others

give someone a dose or taste of their own medicine in medicine US English

Give someone the same bad treatment that they have given to others