laudanum

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noun lau·da·num \ˈlȯd-nəm, ˈlȯ-də-nəm\

Definition of laudanum

  1. 1 :  any of various formerly used preparations of opium

  2. 2 :  a tincture of opium

Origin and Etymology of laudanum

New Latin


First Known Use: circa 1603

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laudanum

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noun lau·da·num \ˈlȯd-nəm, -ən-əm\

Medical Definition of laudanum

  1. 1:  any of various formerly used preparations of opium

  2. 2:  a tincture of opium


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