TITLE

ration

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1853
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "ration" is presented. It refers to a fixed allowance of food and drink for a certain period of time
ACCESSION #
21243508

 

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