aurum potabile

noun
au·​rum po·​ta·​bi·​le | \ ˌau̇-rəm-pə-ˈtäb-ə-lē How to pronounce aurum potabile (audio) , ˌȯr- How to pronounce aurum potabile (audio) , -ˈtab- \

Medical Definition of aurum potabile

: a formerly used cordial or medicine consisting of some volatile oil in which minute particles of gold were suspended

Learn More about aurum potabile

Cite this Entry

“Aurum potabile.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/aurum%20potabile. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

Comments on aurum potabile

What made you want to look up aurum potabile? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Musical Words Quiz

  • gramophone
  • Which word describes a musical performance marked by the absence of instrumental accompaniment?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Bee Cubed

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!