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Dobell's solution

noun Do·bell's solution \ (ˈ)dō-ˈbelz \

medical Definition of Dobell's solution

: an aqueous solution of sodium borate, sodium bicarbonate, glycerin, and phenol used as a spray for the nose and throat

Biographical Note for dobell's solution

  • Dobell play \dō-ˈbel\, Horace Benge (1828–1917), British physician. Dobell devoted much of his career to originating and establishing in Britain the system of hydropathic treatment.

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