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Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

Pronunciation:  ef-dE-A
  
Definition :an administrative office responsible for overseeing food (and food products) and drugs in the U.S.
  
Facts: The FDA's mission is to promote and protect the public health by helping safe and effective products reach the market in a timely way, and monitoring products for continued safety after they are in use. Our work is a blending of law and science aimed at protecting consumers.--from the FDA Web site

  
  
  
References:Food and Drug Administration