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Definition of Liniment
LinimentLiniment Lin"i*ment (l[i^]n"[i^]*ment), n. [L. linimentum, fr.
linire, linere, to besmear, anoint : cf. F. liniment. Cf.
Letter, Lime a viscous substance.]
A liquid or semiliquid preparation of a consistence thinner
than an ointment, applied to the skin by friction, esp. one
used as a sedative or a stimulant.
Meaning of Liniment from wikipedia
(from the Latin
linere, to anoint), or embrocation, is a medicated topical preparation
to the skin. Sometimes called balms
- Vishnevsky liniment
or balsamic liniment
is a topical medication which
has been used to treat
wounds, burns, skin ulcers
and suppurations. Developed
- and compounds, but containing
of snakes,) as "snake oil liniment
", making frivolous claims about
as a panacea. Patent
- Minard's is a brand
. Like other patent
medicines, Minard's was sold by its creator
claims. Dr. Levi Minard
the King of Pain...
Gu S**** (juhng goo shway) is a traditional Chinese liniment produced
by Guangxi Yulin Pharmaceutical Group
Co., Ltd. The Chinese
word "zheng gu"...
- notably, the stimulant laxative
and the ointment Centaur Liniment
. The company
is historically significant
in that it was a driving
oil (Crotonis oleum) is an oil prepared
from the seeds
tiglium, a tree belonging
to the order Euphorbiales
- needed] Skunk
oil was used by the Native Americans
as a healing
balm or liniment
. When rendered
from the glands
over a low heat, it has the consistency...
is a medical plaster
invented, or at least
named, by the German Renaissance physician Paracelsus
in the 1500s. In modern
- is widely
used in folk medicine
ache, as sudorific, and as liniment
for rheumatism. Aged heartwood
is rich in terpenes
such as limonene
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