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milk of magnesia

Definition of MILK OF MAGNESIA

:  a milky white suspension of magnesium hydroxide in water used as an antacid and laxative
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First Known Use of MILK OF MAGNESIA

1880
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milk of magnesia

noun

Medical Definition of MILK OF MAGNESIA

:  a milk-white suspension of magnesium hydroxide in water used as an antacid and laxative—called also magnesia magma

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