Meaning of suppository

sup•pos•i•to•ry

Pronunciation: (su-poz'i-tôr"ē, -tōr"ē), [key]
— pl. -ries.
  1. a solid, conical mass of medicinal substance that melts upon insertion into the rectum or vagina.
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