Basham's mixture

noun Bash·am's mixture \ˈbashəmz-\

Definition of Basham's mixture

  1. :  an aromatic solution of iron and ammonium acetate formerly used as a hematinic

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Origin and Etymology of basham's mixture

after William R. Basham †1877 English physician

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