dose

01. One [dose] of this medication should be enough to stop the infection.
02. We bought a few extra [doses] of her medicine to bring on our trip, in case of an emergency.
03. He was born with a good [dose] of self-confidence which has never left him.
04. The doctor had to [dose] himself with the vaccine.
05. It's nice to have a good [dose] of sunshine after all the rain we've had.
06. A single [dose] of her medicine costs $50.
07. Make sure you measure your [dose] of medicine carefully.
08. One [dose] will keep your pet free of fleas for a month.
09. The patient had to ask the doctor to increase the [dosage] of her pain-killer so that she could get some sleep.
10. The doctor put Anne on a high [dosage] of iron when she was pregnant.
11. Deitrich Bonhoeffer once said that if you do a good job for others, you heal yourself at the same time because a [dose] of joy is a spiritual cure.
12. Chapman Cohen once stated that Gods are fragile things; they may be killed by a whiff of science, or a [dose] of common sense.
13. Russell Baker once suggested that happiness is a small and unworthy goal for something as big and fancy as a whole lifetime, and should be taken in small [doses].
14. Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus once observed that poison is in everything, and no thing is without poison. The [dosage] makes it either a poison or a remedy.
15. A Hebrew proverb observes that three things are good in small [doses], and bad in big ones: yeast, salt, and hesitation.
16. A good [dosage] of iron for menstruating women is 18 mg daily.
17. An effective [dosage] for supplemental calcium is 800 to 1,200 milligrams per day for most women.
18. Guitarist Sid Vicious of the British punk band The Sex Pistols died of a heroin [overdose] in 1979 at age 22.
19. In November of 1970, Nobel Prize-winner Linus Pauling announced that large [doses] of vitamin C could help prevent colds.

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  • dose — dose …   Dictionnaire des rimes

  • dose — [ doz ] n. f. • 1462; doise XIIIe; lat. médiév. dosis, mot gr. « action de donner » 1 ♦ Quantité d un médicament qui doit être administrée en une fois. ⇒ mesure, posologie, quantité. Mesurer la dose avec un compte gouttes, avec une cuillère. Dose …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Dose — means quantity in the following fields: In nutrition, medicine, and toxicology: Dose (biochemistry), the quantity of something that may be eaten by or administered to an organism, or that an organism may be exposed to Medicine and toxicology… …   Wikipedia

  • Döse — Stadt Cuxhaven Koordinaten: 5 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • dose — DOSE. s. fém. Certaine quantité de chacune des drogues qui entrent dans la composition d un remède. On ne sauroit bien composer un remède, si on n en sait la dose. Prescrire la dose. f♛/b] On le dit aussi De diverses autres choses par extension.… …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie Française 1798

  • Dose — (d[=o]s), n. [F. dose, Gr. do sis a giving, a dose, fr. dido nai to give; akin to L. dare to give. See {Date} point of time.] 1. The quantity of medicine given, or prescribed to be taken, at one time. [1913 Webster] 2. A sufficient quantity; a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dose — Dose, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Dosed}; p. pr. & vb. n. {dosing}.] [Cf. F. doser. See {Dose}, n.] 1. To proportion properly (a medicine), with reference to the patient or the disease; to form into suitable doses. [1913 Webster] 2. To give doses to; to …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dose — Sf std. (14. Jh., Standard 17. Jh.) Nicht etymologisierbar. Ein ursprünglich niederdeutsches Wort unklarer Herkunft. Vermutet wird eine Entlehnung aus gr. dósis Gabe über ml. dosis unter der Annahme, daß Arzneigaben in einer Kapsel verabreicht… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • dose — |ó| s. f. 1. Quantidade determinada de cada ingrediente de uma preparação. 2. Porção de medicamento que se deve tomar de cada vez. 3. Quantidade, porção; ração. 4. dose de cavalo: a que é bem servida, em grande quantidade. 5. meia dose: (em… …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • dose — DOSE. s. f. Certaine quantité de drogue, ou de medicament pour un malade. Augmenter, diminuer la dose. On dit aussi, Augmenter, ou diminuer la dose dans les choses ordinaires de la vie, comme Le boire & le manger. Nous n avions guere à manger, il …   Dictionnaire de l'Académie française

  • Dose — [Basiswortschatz (Rating 1 1500)] Auch: • Büchse • Blechdose • Konservendose Bsp.: • Sie öffnete eine Dose Gemüse. • Sie öffnete eine Dose Pfirsiche. • …   Deutsch Wörterbuch

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