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Definition of Liver of antimony
Liver of antimonyLiver Liv"er, n. [AS. lifer; akin to D. liver, G. leber, OHG.
lebara, Icel. lifr, Sw. lefver, and perh. to Gr. ? fat, E.
live, v.] (Anat.)
A very large glandular and vascular organ in the visceral
cavity of all vertebrates.
Note: Most of the venous blood from the alimentary canal
passes through it on its way back to the heart; and it
secretes the bile, produces glycogen, and in other ways
changes the blood which passes through it. In man it is
situated immediately beneath the diaphragm and mainly
on the right side. See Bile, Digestive, and
Glycogen. The liver of invertebrate animals is
usually made up of c[ae]cal tubes, and differs
materially, in form and function, from that of
Floating liver. See Wandering liver, under Wandering.
Liver of antimony, Liver of sulphur. (Old Chem.) See
Liver brown, Liver color, the color of liver, a dark,
Liver shark (Zo["o]l.), a very large shark (Cetorhinus
maximus), inhabiting the northern coasts both of Europe
and North America. It sometimes becomes forty feet in
length, being one of the largest sharks known; but it has
small simple teeth, and is not dangerous. It is captured
for the sake of its liver, which often yields several
barrels of oil. It has gill rakers, resembling whalebone,
by means of which it separates small animals from the sea
water. Called also basking shark, bone shark,
hoemother, homer, and sailfish liver of antimonyHepar He"par, n. [L. hepar, hepatis, the liver, Gr. ?.]
1. (Old Chem.) Liver of sulphur; a substance of a liver-brown
color, sometimes used in medicine. It is formed by fusing
sulphur with carbonates of the alkalies (esp. potassium),
and consists essentially of alkaline sulphides. Called
also hepar sulphuris.
2. Any substance resembling hepar proper, in appearance;
specifically, in homeopathy, calcium sulphide, called also
hepar sulphuris calcareum (?).
Hepar antimonii(Old Chem.), a substance, of a liver-brown
color, obtained by fusing together antimony sulphide with
alkaline sulphides, and consisting of sulphantimonites of
the alkalies; -- called also liver of antimony.
Meaning of Liver of antimony from wikipedia
are two distinct
varieties: "pot****ic liver of
sulfur" and "ammoniacal liver of
sulfur". Liver of sulfur
used in metalworking
- It consists
of the elements nitrogen
(P), ****nic (As), antimony
(Sb), bi****h (Bi), and perhaps
the chemically uncharacterized
- putrefaction. In the matter of death
by poisoning, the putrefaction of
the body is chemically
dela**** by poisons
such as antimony
, ****nic, carbolic
(or oil) of antimony
by distilling roasted stibnite
is a group of liver disorders
in which substances called porphyrins build
up in the body, negatively affecting
the skin or nervous
- Eddie, where
she contracted visceral
leishmaniasis. The team starts
her on antimony
. The episode
ends with Cameron, Chase, Foreman, Thirteen, Cuddy, Wilson...
- cure any illness, are suspected of containing large amounts of antimony which
and could cause permanent liver
damage. The pills
- Schistosoma. Historically, antimony
pot****ium tartrate remained
the treatment of choice
for schistosomiasis until
the development of praziquantel
in the 1980s...
- that it was an effective substitute
for the other antimony
in the treatment of
donovani. When people
by ****nic, mercury, gold, and lead. It may also be used for antimony
, thallium, or bi****h poisoning, although
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