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Meaning of dispensary by Wiktionary Dictionary

dispensary


    Pronunciation

    • ( UK ) IPA: /dɪsˈpɛnsəɹi/


Explanation of dispensary by Wordnet Dictionary

dispensary


    Noun
    1. clinic where medicine and medical supplies are dispensed



    Definition of dispensary by GCIDE Dictionary

    dispensary


    1. Dispensary n.; pl. Dispensaries [Cf. F. dispensaire.]
      1. A place where medicines are prepared and dispensed; esp., a place where the poor can obtain medical advice and medicines gratuitously or at a nominal price.

      2. A dispensatory. Pope.