Invertext Online Technical Dictionary


transitive verb  


Definition 1

Literally, to take into the stomach through the throat and gullet as food, drink or medicine.

Source: Invertext, from Shorter Oxford Dictionary

Context: If you or the person you care for finds it difficult to swallow tablets or capsules, you can ask your GP or pharmacist if there's an alternative form of the medicine.

Source: Invertext, from various sources.

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