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Nostrum

Nos´trum   Pronunciation: ~trŭm
n.1.
1.A medicine, the ingredients of which are kept secret for the purpose of restricting the profits of sale to the inventor or proprietor; a quack medicine.
2.Any scheme or device proposed by a quack.
3.Any scheme asserted to solve a problem, but with no objective basis for belief in its effectiveness; esp., in politics, a scheme or proposal likely to prove popular with voters.
Noun1.nostrum - hypothetical remedy for all ills or diseases; once sought by the alchemists
Synonyms: cure-all, panacea
2.nostrum - patent medicine whose efficacy is questionable
curative, cure, cure-all, elixir, panacea, remedy
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nostalgia
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nostalgically
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-- Nostrum --
nosy
nosy-parker
Not
Not . . . but
Not a circumstance
not able
not absolutely
not bad
not by a blame sight
not by a long sight
not delayed
not due
not far
not fluently
Not found
not give a hoot
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