Apozem Ap"o*zem, n. [L. apozema, Gr. ?, fr. ? to extract by boiling; ? from + ? boil.] (Med.) A decoction or infusion. [Obs.] --Wiseman. [1913 Webster]

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  • apozem, apozema — SYN: decoction. [apo + G. zema, something boiled] …   Medical dictionary

  • decoction — 1. The process of boiling. 2. The pharmacopeial name for preparations made by boiling crude vegetable drugs, and then straining, in the proportion of 50 g of the drug to 1000 mL of water. SYN: apozem, apozema. [L. decoctio, fr. de coquo, pp.… …   Medical dictionary

  • Liquefaction — (Roget s Thesaurus) < N PARAG:Liquefaction >N GRP: N 1 Sgm: N 1 liquefaction liquefaction Sgm: N 1 liquescence liquescence liquescency Sgm: N 1 melting melting &c.(heat) 384 Sgm: N 1 colliquation| colliquation| colliquefaction| Sgm …   English dictionary for students

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