aqua mirabilis

aqua mi·​ra·​bi·​lis | \ -məˈräbələ̇s, -rab- \
plural aquae mirabiles\ -​äbəˌlēz , -​ˌlās ; -​abəˌlēz \

Definition of aqua mirabilis

: a distilled cordial of old pharmacy made of spirits, sage, betony, balm, and other aromatic ingredients

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History and Etymology for aqua mirabilis

New Latin, wonderful water

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“Aqua mirabilis.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Nov. 2020.

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