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Definition of the noun aloes

What does aloes mean as a name of something?

noun

  1. a purgative made from the leaves of aloe

Alternative definition of the noun aloes

noun

  1. [plurale tantum] The resin of the trees Aquilaria agallocha or Aquilaria malaccensis, known for their fragrant odour.

Phrases with ALOES

  1. Uredo Aloes
  2. bitter aloes
  3. Ceratina aloes
  4. Fusarium Aloes
  5. Uromyces Aloes
  6. Ravenelia Aloes
  7. Rhizoecus Aloes
  8. Aspidiotus Aloes
  9. Macrophoma Aloes
  10. Pestalozzia Aloes
  11. Metasphaeria Aloes
  12. Species Uredo Aloes
  13. Mycosphaerella Aloes
  14. Pestalotiopsis Aloes
  15. species Ceratina aloes
  16. Species Uromyces Aloes
  17. Species Rhizoecus Aloes

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Google previewLexicon Medicum (1824)

Or, Medical Dictionary by Robert Hooper

Aloes is a well-known stimulating purgative, a property which it possesses not only when taken internally, but also by external...

In all diseases of the bilious tribe, aloes is the strongest purge, and the best preparations for this purpose are the ...

Google previewThe Field Book: Sports and Pastimes of the United Kingdom Compiled from the Best Authorities Ancient and Modern (2016)

by William Hamilton Maxwell

Aloes is the inspissated juice of a plant of the same name, and is an effectual purgative for horses.

Barbadoes aloes is a coarser medicine, liable to produce griping, and other unpleasant effects; but it is a safe and efficacious purgative.

Google previewThe field book; or, Sports and pastimes of the British islands, by the author of 'Wild sports of the west'. (1833)

by William Hamilton Maxwell

Aloes is the inspissated juice of a plant of the same name, and is an effectual purgative * for horses.

Darbadoes aloes is a coarser mediciiie, liable to produce griping, and other unpleasant effects ; but it is a safe and efficacious purgative.

Google previewAn universal etymological English dictionary (1724)

by Nathan Bailey

ALOES, is the finest Sort that comes from the Isle of Surceim, on the Coast ol Arabia, and from its Colour is called Aloes H'jianca, or Liver- coloured Aloes. To SUCCOUR, [ Succurrere ...

Google previewReport of the Commissioner of Agriculture (1882)

by United States. Dept. of Agriculture

Cape aloes is the product of Aloe spicata, and is from the Cape of Good Hope. It is sometimes called shining...

Horse aloes is a very coarse article made from refuse leaves, and is used in veterinary medicine. The clove tree (Caryophyllus ...

Google previewReport of the Secretary of Agriculture (1882)

by United States. Dept. of Agriculture

Cape aloes is the product of Aloe spicata, and is from the Cape of Good Hope.

article depends upon the care bestowed upon its preparation for IIlarket, Horse aloes is a very coarse article made from refuse leaves, and ...

Google previewA Dictionary of the English Language (1755)

In which the Words are Deduced from Their Originals, and Illustrated in Their Different Significations by Examples from the Best Writers : to which are Prefixed, a History of the Language, and an English Grammar by Samuel Johnson

Aloes is a tree which grows in hot countries, and even in the mountains of Spain. The leaves are thick, succulent, and generally beset with spines on the edges; the flower consists of one leaf, is tubulous, and cut into six segments at the top, ...

Google previewReport of the Commissioner of Agriculture for the Year ... (1882)

by United States. Dept. of Agriculture

Cape aloes is the product of Aloe spicata, and is from the Cape of Good Hope. It is sometimes called shining...

Google previewAmerican Druggist and Pharmaceutical Record (1901)

ALOES is a knotty problem for any one to handle at the present status of our knowledge of its chemistry.

Google previewCongressional Serial Set (1882)

Cape aloes is the product of Aloe spicata, and is from the Cape of Good Hope. It is sometimes called shining...

Horse aloes is a very coarse article made from refuse leaves, and is used in veterinary medicine. The clove tree {Oaryophyllus ...

Google previewHouse Documents, Otherwise Publ. as Executive Documents (1882)

13th Congress, 2d Session-49th Congress, 1st Session by United States. Congress. House

Cape aloes is the product of Aloe spicata, and is from the Cape of Good Hope.

Much of the value of the article depends upon the care bestowed upon its preparation for market Horse aloes is a very coarse article made from refuse leaves, ...

Google previewThe Cyclopaedia; Or, Universal Dictionary of Arts, Sciences and Literature (1819)

by Abraham Rees

ARY, aloedarium, «Morozovoy, denotes a purging medicine, wherein aloes is an ingredient. This amounts to the same with...

ALOETICS, medicines wherein aloes is the chief, or fundamental ingredient. Aloetics open the orifices of the ...

Google previewModern domestic medicine (1827)

by Thomas John Graham

Aloes is a bitter, warm, stimulating purgative, of slow solution, and which acts chiefly on the lower intestines. It empties the large intestines without making the stools thin, and is a very useful purgative, especially in the habitual costiveness of ...

Google previewA Treatise of the Materia Medica and Therapeutics (1834)

by John Eberle

Aloes is a slow, stimulating cathartic, exciting a sensation of warmth in the stomach and bowels, and directing its operation more especially upon the lower portion of the intestinal canal. This is supposed to depend on the slowness with which it ...

Google previewThe Family Physician, and Guide to Health (1833)

In Three Parts: Part I. Contains the Theory and Practice of Physic. Part II. Diseases of Women and Children, and the Botanic Practice. Part III. Dispensatory, Anatomy, and the Practice of Surgery: Together with the History, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment of the Asiatic Cholera: a Glossary Explaining the Most Difficlt Words that Occur in Medical Science, and a Copious Index; to which is Added an Appendix by Daniel H. Whitney

Aloes is a concrete resinous juice. There are several varieties met with in the shops. The Socotorine, brought from the African Island of Socotora. The taste of all the aloes is intensely bitter; its active matter is dissolved by diluted alcohol and by ...

Google previewThe Influence of Tropical Climates on European Constitutions (1827)

by James Johnson

Aloes is the basis of such medicine ; but as, ...

Google previewA Compendium of the Laws Recently Passed for Regulating the Trade with the East Indies (1814)

The Duties of Customs and Excise on Goods Imported from Thence ... by Thomas Thornton

ALOES is the inspissated juice of the Aloe Plant. It is usually considered of three sorts:—-The Socotorine, (so named from the Island Socotora, whence it was first brought), which comes in skins, ...

Google previewAn Essay on Morbid Sensibility of the Stomach and Bowels (1827)

As the Proximate Cause, Or Characteristic Condition of Indigestion ...

Aloes is the basis of such medicine; but as, ...

Google previewThe Hospital Corps Quarterly (1920)

Supplement to the United States Naval Medical Bulletin by United States. Navy Dept. Bureau of Medicine and Surgery

Aloes is the inspissated juice of the leaves of the several varieties of aloe, a plant which grows in several tropical or semitropical localities. The best specimens of the drug come from the island of Socotra, from Barbados and Curacao, and from ...

Google previewThe Monthly Review Or Literary Journal Enlarged (1785)

the aloes is that which has the greatest affinity with spirit of wine, and the bitumen that which has the smallest ; that the tinétures of resinous substances, which have an equal affinity with this spirit, yield no precipitate when they are mixed ...

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Scrabble value of A1L1O1E1S1

The value of this 5-letter word is 5 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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