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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Sobredosis

Overdose (OH-ver-DOHS)
An amount of drug that is more than what should be taken at one time.



 
 
Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.