oxymel

noun

ox·​y·​mel ˈäk-si-ˌmel How to pronounce oxymel (audio)
: a mixture of honey and dilute acetic acid used as an expectorant

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“Oxymel.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/oxymel. Accessed 17 Jun. 2024.

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