Pharmacopoeia vs Monograph - What's the difference?

pharmacopoeia | monograph |


As nouns the difference between pharmacopoeia and monograph

is that pharmacopoeia is an official book describing medicines or other pharmacological substances, especially their use, preparation, and regulation while monograph is a scholarly book or a treatise on a single subject or a group of related subjects, usually written by one person.

As a verb monograph is

to write a monograph on (a subject).

pharmacopoeia

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Noun

(en noun)
  • An official book describing medicines or other pharmacological substances, especially their use, preparation, and regulation.
  • A collection of drugs.
  • Derived terms

    * pharmacopoeial * pharmacopoeic * pharmacopoeist

    monograph

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • A scholarly book or a treatise on a single subject or a group of related subjects, usually written by one person.
  • I had never given much thought to the role of darkness in ordinary human affairs until I read a monograph prepared by John Staudenmaier, a historian of technology and a Jesuit priest, for a recent conference at MIT.'' Cullen Murphy, "Hello Darkness", ''The Atlantic Monthly , March 1996, Volume 277, No. 3, pp. 22-24.

    Verb

    (en verb)
  • To write a monograph on (a subject).
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