[self-med-i-key-shuh n] /ˈsɛlfˌmɛd ɪˈkeɪ ʃən/
the use of medicine without medical supervision to treat one’s own ailment.
Medication of oneself without professional supervision so as to alleviate an illness or a condition.
- Self-medication movement
noun See self-treatment movement
adjective 1. having a certain kind of mind (usually used in combination): strong-minded. 2. inclined or disposed. adjective 1. having a mind, inclination, intention, etc, as specified: politically minded 2. (in combination): money-minded minded
verb (used with object) 1. to attack or treat with ridicule, contempt, or derision. 2. to ridicule by mimicry of action or speech; mimic derisively. 3. to mimic, imitate, or counterfeit. 4. to challenge; defy: His actions mock convention. 5. to deceive, delude, or disappoint. verb (used without object) 6. to use ridicule or derision; […]
noun 1. a student appointed to assist in the conduct of a class or school, as to help take attendance or keep order. 2. a person appointed to supervise students, applicants, etc., taking an examination, chiefly to prevent cheating; proctor. 3. a person who admonishes, especially with reference to conduct. 4. something that serves to […]