One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1A person who provides medical treatment; a person who administers or prescribes drugs or other medication.
2A device for introducing a drug or other substance into a liquid supply line in controlled amounts (e.g. in automated systems for keeping livestock).
Mid 19th century (in an earlier sense). From medicate + -or.
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