Lincture
Lincture Linc"ture (l[i^][ng]k"t[-u]r; 135), Linctus Linc"tus (l[i^][ng]k"t[u^]s), n. [L. lingere, linctum, to lick.] Medicine taken by licking with the tongue. [1913 Webster]

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  • lincture — lincˈture noun • • • Main Entry: ↑linctus …   Useful english dictionary

  • lincture, linctus — An electuary or a confection; originally a medicinal preparation taken by licking. [L. lingo, pp. linctus, to lick] …   Medical dictionary

  • Linctus — Lincture Linc ture (l[i^][ng]k t[ u]r; 135), Linctus Linc tus (l[i^][ng]k t[u^]s), n. [L. lingere, linctum, to lick.] Medicine taken by licking with the tongue. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Lambative — Lam ba*tive, n. A medicine taken by licking with the tongue; a lincture. Wiseman. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Loch — (l[o^]k), n. [F. looch, Ar. la [=u]g, an electuary, or any medicine which may be licked or sucked, fr. la [=u]q to lick.] (Med.) A kind of medicine to be taken by licking with the tongue; a lambative; a lincture. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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