vinum opii
Vinum Vi"num, n.; pl. {Vina}. [L. See {Wine}.] Wine, -- chiefly used in Pharmacy in the name of solutions of some medicinal substance in wine; as:

{vina medicata}, medicated wines;

{vinum opii}, wine of opium. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Vinum — Vi num, n.; pl. {Vina}. [L. See {Wine}.] Wine, chiefly used in Pharmacy in the name of solutions of some medicinal substance in wine; as: {vina medicata}, medicated wines; {vinum opii}, wine of opium. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Vina — Vinum Vi num, n.; pl. {Vina}. [L. See {Wine}.] Wine, chiefly used in Pharmacy in the name of solutions of some medicinal substance in wine; as: {vina medicata}, medicated wines; {vinum opii}, wine of opium. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vina medicata — Vinum Vi num, n.; pl. {Vina}. [L. See {Wine}.] Wine, chiefly used in Pharmacy in the name of solutions of some medicinal substance in wine; as: {vina medicata}, medicated wines; {vinum opii}, wine of opium. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Opium — For other uses, see Opium (disambiguation). Opium Opium poppy fruit exuding latex from a cut Botanical Opium Source plant(s) Papaver somnifer …   Wikipedia

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