Definition of 'pharmaceutical'
Video: pronunciation of 'pharmaceutical'
Example sentences containing 'pharmaceutical'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
The pharmaceutical sector was something of a mixed bag. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Pharmaceutical firms for what would be one of the most profitable drugs in history. Times, Sunday Times (2017)Next week we shall discover with what degree of joy the pharmaceutical industry greets this intervention. Times, Sunday Times (2016)It is a unique solution in the pharmaceutical industry. Times, Sunday Times (2017)There has also been constant takeover speculation as consolidation in the pharmaceutical sector continues. Times, Sunday Times (2009)The group has a range of partnerships with leading pharmaceutical firms. Times, Sunday Times (2006)The pharmaceutical giant allegedly paid health officials and doctors through middlemen to boost sales. The Sun (2013)Yet the business model used by pharmaceutical groups is looking increasingly tatty. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The pharmaceutical sector has been unloved for a while. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It follows claims pharmaceutical firms overcharged for the medicines. The Sun (2015)The deal would be one of the most expensive acquisitions in the pharmaceutical sector for years. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But their ordeal ended when the pharmaceutical firm behind the research was sold. The Sun (2011)The block on overseas transfers led to a plea for the food and pharmaceutical sectors to be exempted from the capital controls. Times, Sunday Times (2015)Its industrial corporations, pharmaceutical companies and manufacturers are moving swiftly into the global league. Times, Sunday Times (2006)Yes, says the government and the pharmaceutical industry. Times, Sunday Times (2010)By Wednesday the announcement had derailed the biggest pharmaceutical takeover of all time. Times, Sunday Times (2016)They called on the government and the pharmaceutical industry to find a better way of making treatments available to patients with advanced cancer. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Some of the peer's harshest criticism will be reserved for the pharmaceutical industry. Times, Sunday Times (2016)He was arrested at the depot of the pharmaceutical firm he worked for in June. The Sun (2016)Some health organisations support the position of the pharmaceutical industry that medicines licences should be mandatory for e-cigarettes. Times, Sunday Times (2014)Regarding distribution and wholesale, a player with global scale would be able to match the might of the pharmaceutical groups. Times, Sunday Times (2013)It is made by one of the big pharmaceutical companies, has been around the longest and has the most data. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Over the past few years big pharmaceutical companies have snapped up many of the most promising biotech firms, often at astronomical valuations. Times, Sunday Times (2015)His top ten holdings show no sign of the banks, oil companies and pharmaceutical groups that tend to figure all too predictably in many funds. Times, Sunday Times (2007)As with pharmaceutical groups, they have a preponderance of activities outside the UK. Times, Sunday Times (2006)
Trends of 'pharmaceutical'
In Common Usage. pharmaceutical is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'pharmaceutical'
British English: pharmaceutical ADJECTIVE
Pharmaceutical means connected with the industrial production of medicine.
...a pharmaceutical company.
British English: pharmaceutical NOUN
Pharmaceuticals are medicines.
Antibiotics were of no use; neither were other pharmaceuticals.
Definition of pharmaceutical from the Collins English Dictionary
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.