fluidglycerate

noun
flu·​id·​glyc·​er·​ate | \ ˌflü-əd-ˈglis-ə-ˌrāt How to pronounce fluidglycerate (audio) \

Medical Definition of fluidglycerate

: a concentrated liquid preparation made by extracting a vegetable drug with a menstruum consisting of one volume of glycerol and three volumes of water to produce a drug strength equivalent to that of a fluidextract

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“Fluidglycerate.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/fluidglycerate. Accessed 31 Oct. 2020.

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