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Medicine  /ˈmɛds(ə)n,ˈmɛdɪsɪn/  

Noun
Synonyms: Medication, remedy, cure, drug, pharmaceutical, antidote, potion, pill, tonic, therapy
Antonyms: Poison, toxin, disease, illness, virus, ailment, wound, sickness, infection, disorder, problem, defect, abnormality

Hindi: दवा, औषधि
Punjabi: ਦਵਾਈ

Meaning:

1. The science or practice of the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of disease (in technical use often taken to exclude surgery).

2. A drug or other preparation for the treatment or prevention of disease.

3. (Among North American Indians and some other peoples) a spell, charm, or fetish believed to have healing, protective, or other power.

Plural Noun: Medicines

Sentence:

The doctor gave medicine to Poonam for a headache. 

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