Sydenham's laudanum

noun

Definition of Sydenham's laudanum

: either of two opium preparations:
b : tincture of opium with saffron

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“Sydenham's laudanum.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sydenham%27s%20laudanum. Accessed 24 Jul. 2021.

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