Definition of pharmacognosia in English:

pharmacognosia

noun

rare
  • Pharmacognosy.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Robley Dunglison (1798–1869), physician and medical writer. From pharmaco- + Hellenistic Greek -γνωσία, after German Pharmacognosie.

Pronunciation

pharmacognosia

/ˌfɑːməkɒɡˈnəʊzɪə//ˌfɑːməkɒɡˈnəʊsɪə/