pharmacological etymology

English word pharmacological comes from English -ical, English pharmacology

Detailed word origin of pharmacological

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
-ical English (eng) Used to form adjectives from nouns with the meaning "of or pertaining to"; adjectival suffix appended to various words, often nouns, to make an adjective form. Often added to words of Latin origin, but used with other words also.
pharmacology English (eng) (medicine) The properties and reactions of drugs especially with relation to their therapeutic value.. (medicine) The science of drugs including their origin, composition, pharmacokinetics, therapeutic use, and toxicology.
pharmacological English (eng) (pharmacology) Of or having to do with pharmacology.

Words with the same origin as pharmacological

Descendants of -ical
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Descendants of pharmacology
pharmacologist psychopharmacologic