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Definition of the noun Electuary
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noun - plural: electuaries
- [medicine] Any preparation of a medicine mixed with honey or similar in order to make it more palatable to swallow.
Electuary: An electuary is a medicinal paste composed of powders, or other medical ingredients, incorporated with sweeteners to hide the taste, like syrup, honey, jam, etc., for the purposes of oral consumption.
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Seigneur of Bousbecque, Knight, Imperial Ambassador by Ogier Ghislain de Busbecq
An electuary is a medicine of a pasty consistence composed of various ingredients. The one mentioned in the text was invented by the celebrated physician Frascatorius. It contained scordium, from which its name is derived. The prescription ...
75+ Herbal Recipes and Elixirs to Improve Your Skin, Mood, Energy, Focus, and More by Agatha Noveille
shatavari honey and figs An electuary is a paste of herbs and honey that can also include dried fruit pieces. In this recipe, the base of the ...
Word Nerd (2007)
More Than 18,000 Fascinating Facts about Words by Barbara Ann Kipfer
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In All Its Different Appearances: with an Account of Its Nature, Causes, and Symptoms : Demonstrated ... And Likewise a Method of Curing the Scurvy, Gleets, Whites, &c. Illustrated with Curious Copper-plates ... by John Profily
Electuary is a Form of Medicine made of Conserves, Powders, Species, &c. into the Consistence of Honey, or the Pap of a rosted Apple, to be divided into Doses, when taken like a Bole. Embryo is the Rudiments of a Child in the Womb before ...
The Edinburgh New Dispensatory ... being an improvement upon the New Dispensatory by Dr Lewis (1794)
by Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, John ROTHERAM (M.D., the Younger.)
Tms electuary is a warm, brisk Purgative. it is a resorm of the Electuarium caryotosti'mm os our preceding dispensatoriea, a composition which was greatly complained os, as being inconvenicnt to take, on account of the largeness os its dose.
by Richard Reece
-—- An electuary is a form of medicine, ...
by C.J. Duffin, R.T.J. Moody, C. Gardner-Thorpe
An electuary is a paste-like medicine made up of finely powdered ingredients and bonded together, usually using honey.
Constituting a Complete Practical Library Relative to Agriculture, Bees, Bleaching, Brewing, Calico Printing, Carving at Table, Cements, Confectionary, Cookery ... by Colin Mackenzie
electuary is a very convenient laxative, and has long been in common use among practitioners. Taken to the size of a nutmeg, or more, as occasion may require, it is an excellent laxative for loosening the belly in costive habits. Compound ...
Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy, Designed Expressly for the Use of Students by Thomas Castle
Electuary of Catechu. The Electuarium Catechu Compositum. ELECTUARIUM CATECHU COMPOSITUM. E. D. Compound Electuary of Catechu. Confectio Japonica. Electuarium Catechu.
by Keith Allison
Electuary Traditionally, a mixture of medicines made into a paste with treacle, honey or the like. A convenient method of applying remedies to the throat or pharynx by smearing th preparation onto the back of the tongue or teeth with a ...
Psychoactive Substances for Use in Sexual Practices by Christian Rätsch, Claudia Müller-Ebeling
sweetened medicinal paste, medicinal pastry Etymologically, the word electuary should not be confused with elixir; it may have an etymological connection to electrum (cf. amber), which was also the name for ...
Lexicon Pharmaceuticum (1828)
Or a Pharmaceutical Dictionary, Comprehending the Pharmacopoeias of London, Edinburgh, and Dublin, with a Variety of Other Useful Information Relative to Medicine and Pharmacy ... by Thomas Castle
Electuary of Catechu. The Electuarium Catechu Compositum. ELECTUARIUM . CATECHU COMPOSITUM. E. D. Compound Electuary of Catechu. Confectio Japonica. Electuarium Catechu. Digest four ounces of the ...
The London encyclopaedia, or, Universal dictionary of science, art, literature, and practical mechanics, by the orig. ed. of the Encyclopaedia metropolitana [T. Curtis]. (1839)
by Thomas Curtis (of Grove house sch, Islington)
— Electuary of cassia. Take of cassia puip four parts, tamarind ...
Electuary Diathermy is a modified form of high-frequency current therapy in which warmth is induced deep in the tissues. Repetitive stimulation is produced by cardiac pacemakers; these have been used in small animals and in horses.
Or, Dictionary of Arts and Sciences ; Comprising an Accurate and Popular View of the Present Improved State of Human Knowledge by William Nicholson
electuary of cassia. Electuarium cassiaesennae, Edin. electuarium sennae, Lond. electuary lenitive. Electuarium catechu ...
Containing an Explanation of the Terms in Anatomy, Human and Comparative, Botany, Chemistry, Forensic Medicine, Materia Medica, Obstetrics, Pharmacy, Physiology, Practice of Physic, Surgery, Toxicology, and the Different Branches of Natural Sciences Connected with Medicine, Together with a Variety of Information on All These Subjects by Robert Hooper
An electuary. The London Pharmacopoeia refers those articles which were formerly called electuaries to confections. See Confectio. ELECTUARIUM ANTIMoS II. B. Electuarii sennae, 3.j. ; guaiaci gummi, hydrargyri cum sulphure, antimonii ...
Lexicon Medicum (1860)
Medical Dictionary by Robert Hooper
An electuary. The London Pharmacopoeia refers those articles which were for merly called electuaries to confections. See Confectio. ELECTUARIUM ANT1MoNII. B. Electuariisennae, 3.j; guaiaci gummi, hydrargyri cum sulphure, antimonii ppi.
Comprehending a Concise View of the Latest Discoveries, Inventions, and Improvements, Chiefly Applicable to Rural and Domestic Enconomy; Together with Descriptions of the Most Interesting Objects of Nature and Art; the History of Men and Animals, in a State of Health Or Disease; and Practical Hints Respecting the Arts and Manufactures, Both Familiar and Commercial. Illustrated with Numerous Engravings and Cuts. In Four Volumes. Volume First[-fourth]. by Anthony Florian Madinger Willich
ELECTUARY, a form of medicine, consisting of powders, or rtheringredients, incorporated with honey, conserve, or syrup; it is divided into doses, to be taken as circumstances may require. - Flectuaries are composed principally of the ...
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